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General Configuration Form Manager 1.8

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 9:50pm
Generic Configuration Form Manager (GCFM, a.k.a. webconfig) is a minimalist Web server which provides Web services to update configuration files. A Web service skeleton is provided as an example to develop specific configuration file editors.

Release Notes: This release enhances the service list and adds action button management.

Tags: SysAdmin, configuration

Licenses: GPLv2

WiKID Strong Authentication System Android Software Token 3.5.22

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 9:40pm
The WiKID Strong Authentication System is a highly scalable, secure two-factor authentication system. It is simple to implement and maintain, allows users to be validated automatically, requires no hardware tokens, has a simple API for application support (via Ruby, PHP, Java, COM, Python, etc.), supports multiple domains, and supports replication for fault tolerance and scalability. It also supports mutual /host and transaction authentication, wireless tokens only domains, locked tokens (to your PC), anti-keystroke logger keypad PIN entry, etc.

Release Notes: This release fixed an error where the token was closed before the reg code was presented.

Tags: Security, Cryptography, Networking, two-factor authentication

Licenses: GPL, Other

Monitorix 3.5.0

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 7:20pm
Monitorix is a lightweight system monitoring tool designed to monitor as many services and system resources as possible. It has been created to be used under production Linux/UNIX servers, but due to its simplicity and small size may also be used on embedded devices as well.

Release Notes: This version introduces many changes, lots of new features, and many bugfixes. Two new graphs were provided: one to monitor an unlimited number of APC UPS devices (using the apcupsd daemon), and the other to monitor the details of the current network connections (IPv4 and IPv6) including protocol-specific statistics using the netstat command.

Release Tags: Major feature enhancements and bugfixes

Tags: Monitoring

Licenses: GPLv2

s6 1.1.2

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 6:59pm
s6 is a complete process supervision suite in the style of daemontools, runit, and perp. It provides a candidate for process 1. It also comes with a library and command line utilities that implement inter-process notification and synchronization.

Release Notes: This release fixes a minor bug in s6-log whereby the number of archived log files was enforced at two or more.

Release Tags: Minor bugfixes

Tags: Boot, Init, supervision, Syslog

Licenses: ISC

skalibs 1.5.0

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 6:58pm
skalibs is a set of general-purpose, low-level C libraries, all in the public domain. It can replace or hide the standard C library to some extent. It is designed to allow building of small static binaries. It is used in building all skarnet.org software, including execline and s6.

Release Notes: This release fixes a bug in bitarray that potentially impacted iterators. Users of genset_iter and gensetdyn_iter should upgrade. The release also adds the skaclient3 and skaclient4 frameworks, for even more channels of communication between the client and the server. The minor version bumped because the skaclient protocol has changed, and one header file has been removed.

Release Tags: Major bugfixes

Tags: Software Development, Libraries

Licenses: ISC

Adagios 1.4.0

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 5:45pm
Adagios is a Web-based Nagios configuration interface built to be simple and intuitive in design, exposing less of the clutter under the hood of Nagios. It has a REST interface for both status and configuration data as well a feature complete status interface that can be used as an alternative to the Nagios Web interface.

Release Notes: The new status view was polished and many bugs were closed. Contrib was added, which allows for custom dashboards to be included. A server side include feature was added to allow custom UI changes to be uploaded. A better notification system was provided for alerts and actions which the administrator has to deal with.

Tags: Nagios GUI, Nagios, python 2.x, Django

Licenses: Affero GNU Public License version 3

pynag 0.8.3

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 4:24pm
pynag provides a Python tool for pragmatically handling configuration file maintenance and plugin development for Nagios.

Release Notes: This release adds minor updates.

Tags: Nagios, python module, Python

Licenses: GPLv2

List My Apps 3.2

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 4:02pm
List My Apps scans your Android device to compile a list of apps, which can then be shared with your friends. Format options include plain text, HTML list, BBCode list, and Markdown list (for Reddit). All lists can conveniently link back to Google Play.

Release Notes: The Template/Annotations editor now allows copying and pasting from the help text.

Tags: Tool, apps, system

Licenses: Apache 2.0

juntaDados 5.0.4

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 1:47pm
juntaDados is a GNU/Linux distribution that has a selection of packages targeted at audio, video, and graphics producers. juntaDados works to simplify the creation of Linux-based multimedia workstations for social projects in Brazil like Pontos de Cultura.

Release Notes: This release is based on Debian GNU/Linux Wheezy 7.4.0 and brings updates to Blender 2.70, Ardour 3.5.357, LibreOffice 4.1.4, Firefox 28, Linux Kernel 3.13.6 with BFQ and BFS, and much more.

Tags: free software, multimedia, GNU/Linux, distribution, Debian, Pontos de Cultura, Cultura Digital, brazil

Licenses: GPLv2, LGPL, BSD

wro4j 1.7.4

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 12:28pm
wro4j is a project that will help you to easily improve your Web application page loading time. It can help you to keep your static resources (JavaScript and CSS) well organized, merge and minify them at run-time (using a simple filter) or build-time (using a Maven plugin), and has several features you may find useful when dealing with Web resources.

Release Notes: This release contains mostly bug fixes and few upgrades of dependencies, like less4j, jshint, jruby, emberjs, handlebards, and coffee-script.

Release Tags: Minor

Tags: Web, resource, management, Optimization, minimization

Licenses: Apache 2.0

Hypercube 1.6.3

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 11:51am
Hypercube is a graph visualization tool for drawing DOT (graphviz), GML, GraphML, GXL and simple text-based graph representations as SVG and EPS images. It comes with a Qt-based GUI application and a Qt-independent commandline tool. Hypercube uses a simulated annealing algorithm to lay out the graph, which can be easily parameterized to achieve the desired look.

Release Notes: This release fixes double layout computation on graph file reloading, a layout overflow issue, and displaying broken legend output when no legend should be displayed.

Tags: Graph, Graph theory, Visualization

Licenses: GPLv3

GNU Ocrad 0.23

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 11:43am
GNU Ocrad is an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) program and library based on a feature extraction method. It reads images in pbm (bitmap), pgm (greyscale), or ppm (color) formats and produces text in byte (8-bit) or UTF-8 formats. It also includes a layout analyzer that is able to separate the columns or blocks of text normally found on printed pages. Ocrad can be used as a stand-alone console application, or as a backend to other programs.

Release Notes: Character recognition has been improved. (L vs Z). The filters "letters_only" and "numbers_only" now remove leading whitespace. "ocrad.texinfo" has been renamed to "ocrad.texi".

Release Tags: Stable

Tags: OCR

Licenses: GPLv3

ImgView 20140324

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 11:25am
ImgView is a simple image viewer for Unix-like systems. It is free from menus and other GUI gadgets, and controlled primarily by the keyboard. It supports the following image file formats: XBM, PBM/PGM/PPM, GIF, JPEG, TIFF, PNG, and PCX. It supports RGB, Gray, and CMYK ICC profiles in JPEG, RGB and Gray ICC profiles in TIFF and PNG, and RGB ICC profiles in GIF.

Release Notes: A File Open dialog has been implemented with the help of YAD (Yet Another Dialog).

Tags: Graphics, image viewer

Licenses: GPL

Aspose.BarCode for .NET 6.1.0

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 10:52am
Aspose.BarCode is a .NET component for generation and recognition of Linear and 2D barcodes on all kinds of .NET applications. It supports WPF with 29+ Barcode symbologies like OneCode, QR, Aztec, MSI, EAN128, EAN14, SSCC18, Code128, Code39, Postnet, MarcoPDF417, Datamatrix, UPCA, etc. Other features include barcode insertion in PDF, Word, and Excel documents. It can also take image input in BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, and WMF formats. You can also control image styles such as background color and bar color.

Release Notes: This release reworks the BarCode project and supports recognition in WPF targeted assemblies. Previously, there was no way to read the codes in WPF projects. This release also ships a separate Aspose.BarCode library for .NET Compact Framework 3.5. By merging recognition and generation modules, there is now a single library for both APIs. Developers don’t need to apply a license for each module.

Licenses: Evaluation License, Developer Enterprise License, Developer OEM License, Site Enterprise License, Site OEM License

OpenSIPS 1.11.0 beta

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 9:24am
OpenSIPS is a mature implementation of a SIP server/proxy. It is more than a SIP proxy/router, as it includes application-level functionalities. OpenSIPS, as a SIP server, can server as the core component of any SIP-based VoIP solution.

Release Notes: This release adds enhancements to the core, script handling, and many important modules. The core has a new memory allocator to increase performance, and the scripting capabilities are improved. These new modules have been added: B2B_SCA (new shared call appearance features), CALL_CENTER (introduces call queue features), MI_JSON (encodes data in JSON format over HTTP for the MI Interface commands), and SCRIPT_HELPER (simplifies the script/configuration for beginners).

Tags: Communications, Telephony

Licenses: GPL

Thunderbird 24.4.0

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 8:39am
Thunderbird is a total redesign of the Mozilla mail component to produce a cross-platform, stand-alone mail application using the XUL user interface language. It has many new features, among them the ability to customize your toolbars the way you want them. a new look and feel with a large number of downloadable themes which alter the appearance of the client, and the ability to add UI extensions.

Release Notes: This release features several fixes to improve handling of BCC when replying to messages, plus a number of security patches.

Tags: Communications, Email, Email Clients (MUA), Address Book

Licenses: MPL

Mozilla Firefox 28.0

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 8:37am
Firefox (formerly known as Phoenix and Firebird) is a cross-platform, powerful, usable, and standards-compliant Web browser, based on the Mozilla framework. It is written using the XUL user interface language and was designed to be cross-platform.

Release Notes: VP9 and Opus video are now supported, along with horizontal HTML5 audio/video volume control. There are various new features to HTML forms and MathML, and several stability issues have been fixed. In Mac OS X, there is now Notification Center support for Web notifications.

Tags: Internet, Web, Browsers

Licenses: MPL

SeaMonkey 2.25

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 8:36am
The SeaMonkey project is a community effort to develop an all-in-one Internet application suite. It contains an Internet browser, email and newsgroup client with an included Web feed reader, HTML editor, IRC chat, and Web development tools, and is sure to appeal to advanced users, Web developers, and corporate users. It uses much of the Mozilla source code powering such successful siblings as Firefox, Thunderbird, Camino, Sunbird, and Miro.

Release Notes: In this release, newsgroup names can now be entered using autocompletion. The Gamepad API has been finalized and enabled, and VP9, Opus, and HTML5 volume control are now implemented. There are various new features to HTML forms and MathML, and several stability issues have been fixed.

Tags: Internet, Web, Browsers, Communications, Email, Email Clients (MUA), Usenet News, Software Development, Libraries, Application Frameworks, Chat, IRC, Text Processing, Markup, HTML/XHTML

Licenses: MPL, GPL, LGPL

RESTClient 3.3

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 4:51am
RESTClient is a Java Swing application to test RESTful Web services.

Release Notes: OpenJDK JVM is now bundled with Mac builds. The minimum version of Java required is increased to Java 7. Support for setting cookie versions is added. Optimized HTML syntax color support added. The SslReqBean trustStore and keyStore type changed to java.io.File (API change). A signed Mac build is available for purchase. A few bugfixes were made.

Release Tags: Stable

Tags: Software Development, Testing, Web Services, RESTful

Licenses: Apache 2.0

XOWA 1.3.4

Mon, 24/03/2014 - 2:10am
XOWA is a desktop application that can read and edit English Wikipedia offline. It displays articles in an HTML browser, and can download images on demand. It can also be used for Wiktionary, Wikisource, Wikiquote, and the non-English counterparts.

Release Notes: This release adds offline images for the Arabic wikis, better support for right-to-left languages, significant Scribunto performance enhancements, and other minor changes.

Release Tags: Minor

Tags: Wikipedia, Java

Licenses: AGPLv3