Task Coach is a simple todo manager to manage personal tasks and todo lists. It grew out of a frustration that well-known task managers, such as those provided with Outlook or Lotus Notes, do not provide facilities for composite tasks. Often, tasks and other things to do consist of several activities. Task Coach is designed to deal with composite tasks.
Release Notes: This is a bugfix release.
The sysstat package contains the sar, sadf, iostat, nfsiostat, cifsiostat, mpstat, and pidstat commands for Linux. The sar command collects and reports system activity information. The statistics reported by sar concern I/O transfer rates, paging activity, process-related activites, interrupts, network activity, memory and swap space utilization, CPU utilization, kernel activities, and TTY statistics, among others. The sadf command may be used to display data collected by sar in various formats. The iostat command reports CPU statistics and I/O statistics for tty devices and disks. The pidstat command reports statistics for Linux processes. The mpstat command reports global and per-processor statistics. The nfsiostat command reports I/O statistics for network filesystems. The cifsiostat command reports I/O statistics for CIFS filesystems.
Release Notes: Virtual devices are no longer taken into account in sar -b results. iostat can now display target device information when a symbolic link is specified as a parameter. The option --disable-stripping has been added to the configure script. A Serbian translation has been added.
TRIP is a general computer algebra system dedicated to celestial mechanics. It includes a numerical kernel and has interfaces to gnuplot and xmgrace. Computations can be performed with double, quadruple, or multi-precision. Users can dynamically load external libraries written in C, C++, or Fortran. Parallel computations on multivariate polynomials can be performed.
Release Notes: Several features have been introduced, such as error, try/catch, typeof, _integnum, and integnumfcn. The statement read now supports text files with columns of strings. Completion for keywords and subroutines is available on the command line. The statement pause is able to return to the prompt line if the user enters the character q or e. Several bugs have been fixed.
gThumb is an image viewer written for the GNOME environment. It lets you browse your hard disk, showing you thumbnails of image files. It also lets you view single files (including GIF animations), organize images in catalogs, print images, view slideshows, set your desktop background, and more. gThumb also supports Nautilus thumbnails.
Release Notes: gThumb was ported to GTK+ 3 and GSettings. The libunique dependency was removed as well as the use of many deprecated functions. "Selections", similar to temporary catalogs, were introduced as a more powerful way to select files. Commenting and tagging was improved. Many other minor improvements and enhancements were made.
GTK, which stands for the Gimp ToolKit, is a library for creating graphical user interfaces. It is designed to be small and efficient, but still flexible enough to allow the programmer freedom in the interfaces created. GTK provides some unique features over standard widget libraries.
Release Notes: Support for touch devices was added. Support for smooth scrolling was added. GtkScrolledWindow can now do kinetic scrolling with touch devices. GtkColorSelectionDialog was deprecated in favor of a new color chooser widget GtkColorChooserDialog. GtkApplication session support was simplified. XInput2 is now required for building the X11 backend, and support for XInput1 was removed. API deprecations are now versioned, and new APIs are now marked with the version they were introduced with. Fixes were made for theming. Many other minor bugs were fixed. Translations were updated.
Unsettings is a graphical configuration program for the Unity desktop environment which lets you change some of Unity's settings. It also lets you save your settings into and load from a text file (in JSON format) so you can easily back up your settings or copy them to a different account.
Release Notes: This release fixes a bug where long theme names or descriptions caused huge window size.
Aspose.Slides for Java is a Java component for manipulating PowerPoint presentations. It doesn't require PowerPoint and supports export to PDF, embedding and linking of audio and video frames, slide cloning, thumbnail generation, and presentation features, the ability to extract text from a presentation, and more.
Release Notes: This is primarily a maintenance and more stable release. This hotfix ensures that presentations generated with Aspose.Slides for Java can be opened in PowerPoint 2007 SP3. Many of slide rendering issues that our customer have reported have been fixed, and this release adds support for rendering of SmartArt. A number of other issues have been fixed. The authors have looked at slide cloning, and this release supports embedded videos in cloned presentations.
389 Directory Server (formerly Fedora Directory Server) is a full-featured LDAPv3 compliant server. In addition to the standard LDAPv3 operations, it supports multi-master replication, fully online configuration and administration, chaining, virtual attributes, access control directives in the data, Virtual List View, server-side sorting, SASL, TLS/SSL, and many other features. The transactional Berkeley DB 4.2 is used as its data store and a full plug-in API allows developers to extend the the functionality of the server in many ways, and many of the core features of the server are already implemented using this API. The server is very mature, having started out as Netscape Directory Server.
Release Notes: This release fixes a crash when using a password policy, and fixes some other valgrind issues.
OrgApp is a Java library to handle and draw organizational charts (organigrams). The library also has an applet and a Swing Java client able to view an organizational chart read from a file, in different formats (one of them based upon XML). The applet supports charts with different layouts and boxes with hyperlinks, customizable colors, sizes, positions, etc., and it is easy to embed it in an HTML page.
Release Notes: Graphical improvements (a Bezier line for connectors, BoxMode, text vertically centered, etc.). A new XML reader/writer architecture. Minor changes in the SOF schema. Organigram can be written to an image.
Xfce4 Nameday Plugin is an Xfce Panel plugin for showing the nameday of the current day. It is inspired by the Gnome2 Nameday applet.
Release Notes: This release adds an option to count tooltips namedays. It fixes the slovak.dat file. It adds polish.dat for the Polish calendar. There are some fixes.
gif2png is a simple command-line utility to convert images from GIF to PNG format. It automatically preserves transparency, interlacing and text comments, and it can do multiple images in one command (e.g., gif2png *.gif). The distribution also includes a web2png script that can be used to convert an entire web tree; it calls gif2png to do image conversions, then patches IMG SRC tags correctly in referring pages.
Release Notes: This release fixes CVE-2009-5018, a filename buffer overflow bug detected by Gentoo security.
The ADAPTIVE Communication Environment (ACE) is an object-oriented (OO) C++ framework that helps you develop and deploy high-performance networked applications faster and with less code to write and maintain. ACE is especially useful for systems that use network and/or inter-process communications and that take advantage of multithreading. While the ACE source code is free, that's not the only way you save money with ACE. ACE's wrappers and higher-level patterns help you develop your software quickly and portably, helping you to complete your projects on time and within budget.
Release Notes: This release adds run-length encoding and compilation support for VxWorks 6.9. It implements DynValue, DynValueBox, and DynValueCommon and their creation/use by TAO_DynAnyFactory. Assorted bugfixes.
BitRock InstallBuilder allows you to create easy-to-use multiplatform installers for Linux (x86/PPC/s390/x86_64/Itanium), Windows, Mac OS X, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Solaris (x86/Sparc), IRIX, AIX, and HP-UX applications. The generated application installers have a native look-and-feel and no external dependencies, and can be run in GUI, text, and unattended modes. In addition to self-contained installers, the installation tool is also able to generate standalone RPM packages.
Release Notes: Updated documentation, reduced memory consumed by big installers, improved Builder GUI drag and drop when using non-default DPI settings, improved startup time in qt mode when using a big number of directory parameters, improved Qt mode on OS X to use the native buttons order, and multiple fixes.
backstep.py is a backup program that can be run in a directory. It makes a snapshot backup of the directory in a specified interval. The system backs up every file that has changed or was created in the specified interval. The user can restore a backup by telling the system to restore a backup that is a given amount of time old.
Release Notes: Updated versions of backstep.py and qtbackstep.py. Continuous backup of any directory on CD-R(W), DVD-R(W), Blu-ray, USB key, or directory. A backup network server is included. You can submit backups over the Internet or network.
FFMQ is a fully Java, lightweight, fast native JMS 1.1 implementation. Emphasis is made on raw performance and reliability. As a consequence, it does not provide a lot of features but it's fast, easy to configure, and has reduced dependencies.
Release Notes: This is the first stable release of the new 3.x branch. This major version provides improved performance, horizontal scalability, better JMX support, and a completely rewritten storage engine (asynchronous and journal-based).
MySmartBB is a bulletin board system that aims to be powerful, secure, and use as few server resources as possible.
Release Notes: A new and powerful plugin system.
Bazaar is a simple decentralized revision control system. Decentralized revision control systems give users the ability to branch remote repositories to a local context. Users can commit to local branches without requiring special permission from the branches that they branched from.
Release Notes: This is a bugfix and polish release over the 2.4 series, with a large number of bugs fixed (~170 for the 2.5 series alone). The 2.5 series provides a faster smart protocol implementation for many operations, and basic support for colocated branches. Translations have begun, with more than 20 languages already registered.
tsdecrypt reads an incoming MPEG transport stream over UDP/RTP and then decrypts it using keys obtained from OSCAM or a similar CAM server. Currently supported crypto systems are Conax, Cryptoworks, Irdeto, Viaccess, Mediaguard (Seca), Videoguard (NDS), Nagra, DRE-Crypt, and Bulcrypt. BISS and constant code words are also supported. tsdecrypt communicates with a CAM server using the cs378x (camd35 over TCP) protocol or the newcamd protocol.
Release Notes: Input buffering was added. This feature helps decrypting services that have very strict timing requirements (like SkyUK). Major bugfixes to the newcamd protocol were made. Added are optimizations and fixes related to MPTS support.
python-jabberbot is a Jabber bot framework for Python that makes it easy to write simple Jabber bots. One can use these Jabber bots to provide information about running systems, to make Web sites interact with Jabber-enabled visitors, or notify the bot owner about updates or changes that are monitored with custom Python scripts.
Release Notes: This release includes various bugfixes and support for command prefixes. Experimental support for running commands in a separate thread is also provided. The code has been updated to be PEP-8 clean.
Bluefish is a programmer's Web development editor written using GTK, designed to save the experienced webmaster some keystrokes. It features a multiple file editor, multiple toolbars, custom menus, image and thumbnail dialogs, open from the Web, CSS dialogs, PHP, HTML, Java, C, and XML support, external program integration (tidy, weblint, make, javac), and lots of wizards.
Release Notes: This is a bugfix release. A regression in the search functionality causing a segfault, multiple replaces close to each other, and the broken cursor positioning in the Zencoding plugin were also fixed. On Windows, handling of the profile directory with non-ASCII characters was fixed and on Mac OS X, image browsing in the image dialog was fixed. Two GTK3-related bugs were fixed. Some small improvements were made such as slightly faster startup and no more annoying scrolling of the file browser. New features: duplicate line, delete line, and a Catalan translation.
Nyagua is a little piece of software that may help you to manage your home aquarium. It can store data about measurements in aquariums and produce graphs from these. It can store data about expenses and produce a report with yearly, monthly, and daily costs. It reports the compatibility between fishes and plants in its database. It can import fishbase.org XML data, and your own pictures can be added.
Release Notes: Slovak and Turkish translations have been added. A garbled char in the aquarium report has been removed.
MyJgui is a GUI (graphical user interface) for MySQL. It aims to be easy to use for new users as well as experts. You can store multiple connections that can be used simultaneously. Stored passwords are encrypted using symmetric encryption. Underlying databases and tables are displayed in a tree structure with the connections being the first level nodes. MyJgui is capable of easy data manipulation through a grid. It has a unique feature of bookmarking parametrical queries (sqlmarks). The documentation (user guide) is quite comprehensive and kept up-to-date.
Release Notes: You can now set the font size of log views. When working with table data, sort is not removed after refresh. In the create table wizard, choosing a column type is easier. When searching, a button was added for inserting SQL into the SQL console, along with an ignore limit check box. A small change was made in creating SQL marks. Help was removed from the application and will now be provided only on the Web page.
git-info-bar is a shell plugin that endeavors to provide a fast and pronounced view of various git attributes when you are under the umbrella of a git repository. Its main feature, the 'info bar' (information bar), displays the following information: current branch (in 'red' if on master); current cksum (in 'red' if there are uncommitted changes, and an 'uncommitted changes' message in the message area); and stash count in the message area if you have stashes. It includes an install script and removal scripts. It is currently only tested in BASH and ksh93. It was previously named 'bash-git', but the name has been transitioned to 'git-info-bar', as a long-term goal is cross-shell compatibility using a Perl back-end.
Release Notes: A Perl version plugin was added (requires Perl 5.4.0 or later). The directory structure was changef from 'bash-git' to 'git-info-bar'. ksh93 support was added. zsh integration began.
Statistics-Descriptive is a Perl module to perform Statistical Analysis on numeric data. It can retrieve such things as the mean (or average), the median, the standard deviation, a histogram/frequency analysis, etc.
Release Notes: Some methods now return undef() if there are no data. Percentile now doesn't die if there are no elements in the collection.
ABC Path Solver is a Perl program and library that automatically solves an ABC Path game while giving the reasoning. ABC Path is a puzzle game in which one should position the letters from "A" to "Y" in a 5*5 grid based on clues. It is featured in brainbashers.com. ABC Path Solver uses a mixture of deduction and solving by trying several branches, which should allow it to solve all initial boards.
Release Notes: A Coord ((x,y) coordinate) class was extracted.