GNU Zile (Zile Is Lossy Emacs) is a lightweight Emacs clone. Every Emacs user should feel at home with Zile. Zile is aimed at small footprint systems (a typical binary is about 100Kb) and quick editing sessions (it starts up and shuts down instantly).
Release Notes: This release fixes all remaining known bugs, and improves the packaging for the EPOC port.
ArchZoom is a Web-based browser for the GNU Arch revision control system with minimal requirements and decent configurability. It provides easy-to-use navigation from managed archives to complete revision trees and features multiple views, like expanded changeset information with colored diffs inline.
Release Notes: Two new views were added, a "history" of any tree file-or- directory, and an "ancestry" of any revision. The revision listing is redone. A ".." parent link was added in sub-tree views. The alternative template set "plain" is highly enhanced. A lot of small fixes and improvements were added to all views. There are several new configuration options.
Arch-Perl allows Perl developers to create GNU Arch front-ends in an object oriented fashion. GNU Arch is a decentralized, changeset-oriented revision control system.
MUSCLE (Multi User Server Client Linking Environment) is an N-way messaging server and networking API. It includes client-side networking APIs for various languages, including C, C++, C#, Delphi, Java, and Python. MUSCLE lets programs communicate over a network via streams of serialized Message objects. The included server program ("muscled") lets its clients message each other and store information in its server-side hierarchical database. The database supports flexible queries via hierarchical wildcarding, and "live" updates via a subscription mechanism.
Release Notes: This version adds better broadcast UDP support, a handy ChildProcessDataIO class for communication with spawned sub-processes, improved Python scripts, and a SystemInfo API for querying the name of the host system and various "standard" directories within it.
Denu is a portage-based menu generator/editor for Fluxbox, Openbox, GNOME, IceWM, KDE, XFCE4, and Waimea. Its main feature is Web-based updates, and it also has some customization features.
Release Notes: This release now has a GUI frontend using PyGTK. It can be used to view commands available from the software installed via portage. There are now consistent menus in XFCE4, GNOME, KDE, Fluxbox, Openbox 3, and Waimea.
TransfoDocbook is an application that converts XML Docbook documents into PDF files, RTF files, or single/multiple HTML files. It can also use a personalized stylesheet to manipulate your own XML files.
Release Notes: With this version you can manage the parameters that you want to pass to the stylesheet at the time of the transformation of the XML (add, remove, or modify the parameters).
Raven's Currency Converter downloads a Web page from Yahoo! Finance, parses the HTML to get the up-to-date conversion rate, and outputs the formatted result to an Internet Relay Chat client or to the command line.
s11n ("serialization") is a C++ library for easily serializing a wide variety of objects, including PODs, STL containers, and user-defined Serializable types. It is completely data-format agnostic and currently supports several data formats, including three XML dialects. It is amongst the most advanced, most flexible, simplest to use, and most powerful serialization frameworks ever created for C++.
Release Notes: This release contains a couple of minor internal fixes and several documentation updates.
RPGD is an addictive hack and slash style game. Multiple users play medieval characters and battle each other and monsters in arenas, gang fights, taverns, at sea, or in the deep, dank dungeons.
XMMS-SID is an XMMS1 plugin which provides support for playing the so-called "SID tunes". It uses the libSIDPlay1 and/or libSIDPlay2 emulator engines, which provide a virtual emulation/simulation of the Commodore 64 computer and its SID sound chip. It features a file info window, support for STIL database, a song length database, and good configurability.
Release Notes: Several bugs were fixed and all thread-locking code was checked and corrected. An automatic sub-tune changer option was added. Oversampling filter code was finally merged.
OTF Gallery is a minimalistic, yet usable photo gallery which requires minimal setup.
Release Notes: This version fixes a bug where the project would incorrectly complain about php4-gd not being present when it didn't need to (i.e. autogenerate was turned off).
jEdit is an Open Source text editor written in Java. It has many useful features, such as syntax highlighting, bracket matching, regular expression searching, multiple file search and replace, folding, and keyboard macros. jEdit also includes a powerful plugin architecture that allows more than 80 plugins to be downloaded and installed from within the editor.
Release Notes: Multiple line fields in the search and replace dialog box. A "Repeat Last Macro" command. Wrapping at the window width is now supported if the wrap margin is set to 0. Dockable windows for viewing registers and markers. Improved rectangular selection. Various bugfixes. This release requires Java 2 version 1.4 or later; Java 2 version 1.3 is no longer supported.
UML2PHP5 is a plugin designed to fit on the Dia diagram application. It automatically generates the PHP code structure following the diagram's classes.
Release Notes: The new parameter TRANSLATE_DESTRUCTOR (default = ON) was added, which allows automatic translation of destructor name (~classname) to the __destruct keyword.
mrepo (formerly known as Yam) builds a local APT/Yum RPM repository from local ISO files, downloaded updates, and extra packages from RHN (Red Hat Network) and 3rd party repositories. It takes care of setting up the ISO files, downloading the RPMs, configuring HTTP access, and providing PXE/TFTP resources for remote installations. It was primarily intended for doing remote network installations of various distributions from a laptop without the need for CD media or floppies, but is equally suitable for an organization's centralized update server.
Release Notes: This release adds lftp-options and rsync-options config directives. Createrepo support is enabled by default. Hardlink++ support has been added. This release is more verbose in certain cases. There are example and documentation improvements, and an Apache config fix.
JBother is a groovy Jabber client. It supports Group Chat, Auto Login, Presence Notification, and many more of the standard Jabber protocol features. It also features audio, a theme switcher, and support for the MSN, Yahoo, and AIM transports. It is written in pure Java and uses the Smack jabber library (http://www.jivesoftware.com/xmpp/smack) for Jabber communications.
Release Notes: This release includes a profile manager, an optional tabbed window for all conversations, jabber:iq:time support, plugin API/support (3 new plugins), an emoticon theme switcher and chooser, and more.
dstat is a versatile replacement for vmstat, iostat, netstat, nfsstat, and ifstat. It includes various counters (in separate plugins) and allows you to select and view all of your system resources instantly; you can, for example, compare disk usage in combination with interrupts from your IDE controller, or compare the network bandwidth numbers directly with the disk throughput (in the same interval).
Release Notes: A CSV output option has been added. There are a few small fixes.
Mapview is a viewer for Terraserver tiles. It downloads them on-demand and interactively, and lets you overlay a GPS track and edit it.
ldap-stats.pl is a Perl program that can be used to analyze and report on OpenLDAP logfiles. The available reports include: number of TCP connections sorted by host, the number of binds to the directory server, statistics on unindexed searches, operation breakdowns per day, hour, and month, and total operation breakdowns per server.
vbetool uses lrmi in order to run code from the video BIOS. Currently, it is able to alter DPMS states, save/restore video card state, and attempt to initialize the video card from scratch. It exists primarily in order to increase the chances of successfully recovering video state after an ACPI S3 suspend.
Open Tool Kit (Otk) is a portable widget library for making graphical user interfaces for C programs. It emphasizes simplicity for the application programmer without eliminating capability. Based on OpenGL, Otk supports Linux, Unix, and other OSs neutrally and efficiently. It is simple and compact, and it strives for easy compilation and linking to other applications. In seeking to address several issues associated with earlier graphics APIs, Otk explores some interesting methods, such as window-relative layout instead of pixel-based layout.
Release Notes: In addition to significant streamlining, several new wigdets were added, including XY-Graph Plotting, Strip-Charting, and Tabbed window panels. New examples were added to the documentation.
GAIM Assistant is a plugin to GAIM that will allow you to forward messages to a different screen name should you become away. It's quite handy for those of you out there that use AIM over mobile devices as well as at home.
Release Notes: This release fixes a problem reported in tracker item 1092480 on sourceforge. This problem stems from Gaim Assistant not handling SMS names in the Forwad To: field. Also added to this release is an option to disable online status checks for the Forward To: screen name. This option is needed for people who use the SMS format (+15555555555)) Forward To: screen names.
Telconi Terminal is an unique network management application with interactive full-screen configuration editing, browsing, help facility support, debugging, and more. It focuses on common Cisco IOS functionality present with any hardware or software configuration, and complements the command line interface with a rich set of features. It is intended for users with knowledge of Cisco IOS, and is designed to work with any IOS-based device, such as routers and switches.
Release Notes: This release adds support for PIX Firewalls and fixes several issues.
MOC (music on console) is a console audio player with a simple ncurses interface in playmp3list style. It supports MP3 (with ID3 tag, VBR, and Xing headers), Ogg, FLAC, WAVE, Musepack, Speex, WMA, MP4, AAC, and some other less popular audio formats. Playlists can be saved and loaded using .m3u files (PLS version 2 can also be loaded). Internet streams (Shoutcast, Icecast) are supported. It achieves gapless playback by employing an output buffer in a separate thread and file pre-caching. The key mapping can be fully customized. The interface can be detached from the server as it plays in the background.
Release Notes: The "next" command is now working with the AutoNext option turned off. Files added to the playlist with the A command are sorted. Track numbers for MP3 files are read properly.
Argus is a system and network monitoring application. It will monitor nearly anything you ask it to monitor (TCP + UDP applications, IP connectivity, SNMP OIDS, etc). It presents a clean, easy-to-view Web interface. It can send alerts numerous ways (such as via pager) and can automatically escalate if someone falls asleep.
Release Notes: This release adds a new resolver, and tests for SIP, IAX2 (asterisk), RPC, and other enhancements.
The MetaStock Data Conversion Command Line Utils are utilities to convert from MetaStock binary data (MASTER and Fxxx.DAT) format to MetaStock ASCII (8 Field) format and back.
Release Notes: asc2ms now supports the updateRecord option if recordFile exists. asc2ms and ms2asc now support priority levels. Supported priority levels are high, medium, and low. This feature is useful to reduce load on the system when it's used to convert data in bulk, in batch mode. ms2asc now supports purging of zero volume data, and a new option [--purgeZeroVol|-p] has been introduced to achieve the same. ms2asc now supports selective price data output.