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Check_MK 1.2.5i2p1

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 11:15am
Check_MK is a complex addon for Nagios/Icinga and consists of three subprojects. The check and inventory system Check_MK is a general purpose Nagios plugin for retrieving data. It adopts a new approach for collecting data and obsoletes NRPE, check_by_ssh, NSClient, and check_snmp. It features a significant reduction of CPU use on the Nagios host and automatic inventory of items to be checked, and is especially useful with larger Nagios installations. "MK Livestatus" gives immediate and fast access to live and historic Nagios status data. It's a supported backend for many addons including NagVis, NagiosBP, and Thruk. "Check_MK Multisite" is a feature complete replacement for the Nagios GUI, and uses MK Livestatus as a backend. It is very fast, and supports efficient distributed monitoring.

Release Notes: This patch release fixes several issues which were introduced in Check_MK 1.2.5i2 and other bugs which have existed in several versions.

Release Tags: Feature Enhancement

Tags: Nagios, Monitoring, Linux, nsclient, nrpe, snmp

Licenses: GPLv2

BlueMind 2.0.16

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 10:36am
BlueMind is a messaging and collaboration platform. It offers scalable shared messaging, calendars, contacts, and instant messaging with advanced mobility (iPhone, iPad, Android, etc.), and Outlook, Thunderbird, and CalDAV connectivity support. Designed with simplicity as a goal, it uses Web 2.0 technologies with a JavaScript UI, offline Web capability, and a Web-services-oriented pluggable architecture.

Release Notes: This release adds some performance improvement (contacts first sync and big number display, user panel), enhances some mobile support, brings more stability to the Outlook connector (and its archival support is back), improves the Exchange migration tool, and fixes many small bugs.

Release Tags: 2.0, Stable

Tags: messaging, Email, Calendar, groupware

Licenses: GPLv3

XWiki 5.4.4

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 10:16am
XWiki is a WikiWiki clone written in Java that supports many popular features of other Wikis like the Wiki syntax, version control, attachments, security, and searching, but also many advanced features like templates, database and dynamic development using scripting languages (Velocity, Groovy, Ruby, Python, PHP, and more), an extension system and skinability, J2EE scalability, an XML/RPC remote API, statistics, RSS feeds, PDF exporting, WYSIWYG editing, an Office viewer and importer, and a lot more.

Release Notes: Bugfixes and some improvements in wiki creation.

Tags: Information Management, Document Repositories, Internet, Web, Dynamic Content, Site Management

Licenses: LGPL 2.1

Surf Canyon for Firefox 5.2.2

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 10:05am
Surf Canyon accelerates the search experience on Google, Yahoo!, and Microsoft Live Search by enabling you to find relevant information buried in the search results. Employing advanced search technology, the application determines what you want and then goes as deep as page 100 of the result set to fetch it. It also supports Craigslist, including image previews. It is available as an add-on extension for Firefox 2 and Firefox 3 as well as a plug-in for Internet Explorer (IE6 and IE7). The application learns as you search to filter your results.

Release Notes: Performance enhancements.

Release Tags: search, suchen, Suchlauf, Suchmaschine, Google

Tags: Internet, Web, Browsers

Licenses: Freeware

Lynis 1.5.0

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 9:14am
Lynis is an auditing and hardening tool for Unix derivatives like Linux/BSD/Solaris. It scans systems to detect software and security issues. Besides security-related information, it will also scan for general system information, installed packages, and possible configuration mistakes. The software is aimed at assisting automated auditing, software patch management, and vulnerability and malware scanning of Unix-based systems.

Release Notes: This release adds support for Amazon Linux and contains a new Lynis test for NTP to test step-tickers file (Red Hat and clones) [TIME-3160]. The FAQ and README files were updated, including references to the Web site.

Tags: Security, Forensics, Diagnostics, Audit

Licenses: GPLv3

PHP Mini SQL Admin 1.9.140405

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 9:07am
PHP Mini SQL Admin is a light, standalone script for accessing MySQL databases. It is intended for Web developers and requires knowledge of SQL commands.

Release Notes: This release eliminated a couple of low risk XSS vulnerabilities, fixed CSV export in UTF-8 encoding, added the ability to quickly create new databases and a proper view for binary database fields, and implemented several minor ehnancements.

Release Tags: Feature Enhancements, minor bug fixes

Tags: Database, Front-Ends, Internet, Web, Site Management, Utilities

Licenses: GPL

Skylable SX 0.1

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 7:57am
Skylable SX is a reliable, powerful, fully distributed cluster solution for your data storage needs. It can aggregate the disk space available on multiple servers and merge it into a single storage system. The cluster makes sure that your data is always replicated over multiple nodes (the exact number of copies is defined by the sysadmin) and synchronized. It has built-in support for deduplication, client-side encryption, on-the-fly compression, and much more.

Release Notes: This release is the first beta of Skylable SX.

Release Tags: Beta

Tags: cloud, storage, Deduplication, Node, Server, replica, replication

Licenses: LGPL, GPLv2

flashrd 1.6

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 7:07am
flashrd creates OpenBSD images tailored for embedded hardware devices and for executing from a virtualized environment. It installs a complete OpenBSD system with "one-touch" upgrade capability. It boots from a ramdisk to make in-place upgrades easy and complete. flashrd partitions for read-only operation by default, to minimize flash wear.

Release Notes: All vestiges of the C/H/S user interface were removed.-l <blocks> is now used instead. LBA mode is forced for MBR on disk images. disklabel is now fed with the disktab file instead of formatted output. disktab is used for vnconfig to allow non-512 byte sector size for images. Alternate sector sizes are now accommodated in disklabel by scaling fsize. More assumptions of 512 byte sector size were removed.

Tags: installer

Licenses: BSD Revised

dlib C++ Library 18.7

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 11:45pm
dlib is a C++ library for developing portable applications dealing with networking, threads, graphical interfaces, data structures, linear algebra, machine learning, XML and text parsing, numerical optimization, Bayesian nets, and numerous other tasks.

Release Notes: The major new feature in this release is a Python API for training histogram-of-oriented-gradient based object detectors and examples showing how to use this type of detector to perform real-time face detection. Simpler interfaces were provided for learning to solve assignment and multi-target tracking problems.

Release Tags: Stable

Tags: Scientific/Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Software Development, Libraries, Internet, Web, HTTP Servers

Licenses: Boost

Personal File Manager 2.12.3

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 11:28pm
pfm is a terminal-based file manager written in Perl. All pfm commands can be invoked with one- or two-key commands. It features integration with version control systems, use of the ReadLine library for friendly command line editing, support for executing user-defined commands, colored filenames according to extension or type, a single-file and multiple-file mode, and bookmarks for directories.

Release Notes: This release was updated for compatibility with the latest versions of Term::ReadLine::Gnu and Subversion. A major bug on Darwin/Mac OS X where all shell commands seemed to have failed was fixed. Some minor bugs in job handling and the cd command were fixed. Support for the aufs layered filesystem was added. A <=0> shortcut for referring to a symlink's target was added. <=8> escape handling was improved. Minor feature enhancements were added and documentation was updated.

Release Tags: Minor feature enhancements, Minor bugfixes, Stable

Tags: curses, file manager

Licenses: GPL

Berkeley Yacc 20140409

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 9:57pm
Berkeley Yacc (byacc) is a high-quality yacc variant. It is written to avoid dependencies upon a particular compiler. It was written around 1990 by Robert Corbett, who previously wrote Bison. This version has been modified to conform to ANSI C.

Release Notes: This release provides part of the functionality from btyacc (back-tracking), as well as useful extensions for showing locations and a destructor feature for freeing complex memory chunks. The test suite was extended to cover these and existing features, using lcov to measure the total test-coverage.

Release Tags: Major feature enhancements

Tags: Software Development, Pre-processors

Licenses: Public Domain

web2ldap 1.2.0pre20140409

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 8:36pm
web2ldap is a full-featured Web-based LDAPv3 client written in Python. It is designed to run either as with stand-alone built-in Web server or under the control of another Web server with FastCGI support (e.g. Apache with mod_fastcgi). It has support for various LDAPv3 bind methods and a powerful built-in schema browser. HTML templates are supported for displaying and editing entries, and LDIF templates can be used for quickly adding new entries. A built-in X.509 parser displays a detailed view of certificates and CRLs with active links.

Release Notes: This release adds bulk modification and many more small improvements.

Release Tags: Unstable

Tags: Networking, LDAP, Internet, Web, Systems Administration, Database, Front-Ends

Licenses: GPL

Highlight 3.18

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 8:31pm
Highlight is a universal converter from source code to HTML, XHTML, RTF, TeX, LaTeX, SVG, BBCode, and terminal escape sequences. (X)HTML and SVG output are formatted by Cascading Style Sheets. It supports more than 170 programming languages, and includes 80 highlighting color themes. The configuration files are Lua scripts with plug-in support. The converter includes some features to provide a consistent layout of the output code.

Release Notes: Filenames without extensions (ie. makefile) can be mapped in filetypes.conf. Rexx highlighting was fixed, and a GDB language definition was added. A "the" editor theme was added.

Release Tags: Stable

Tags: Text Processing

Licenses: GPLv3

YourKit Java Profiler 2014 Early Access build #14030

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 6:50pm
YourKit Java Profiler is a CPU and memory profiler that makes it easy to solve wide range of CPU- and memory-related performance problems. It features automatic leak detection, powerful tools for the analysis of memory distribution, an object heap browser, comprehensive memory tests as part of your JUnit testing process, extremely low profiling overhead, transparent deobfuscation support, and integration with Eclipse, JBuilder, IntelliJ IDEA, NetBeans, and JDeveloper IDEs.

Release Notes: Built-in support for SSH tunneling has been added. Improved UI responsiveness when the profiler is connected to a live profiled application. Reduced overhead of connecting the profiler UI to a remote application. The agent is no longer blocked until all data is transferred to the profiler UI on each update, which might cause performance issues in the case of slow network connections.

Release Tags: EAP

Tags: Software Development, Testing, Quality Assurance, Debuggers

Licenses: Other

phpMyAdmin 4.2.0-alpha1

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 6:37pm
phpMyAdmin is a tool intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. It can create, rename, and drop databases, create/drop/alter tables, delete/edit/add fields, execute any SQL statement, manage keys on fields, create dumps of tables and databases, export/import CSV data, and administrate one single database and multiple MySQL servers.

Release Notes: It's now possible to load and save query-by-example requests. There are new export options, and a "favorite tables" feature.

Release Tags: alpha1

Tags: Database, Front-Ends, Systems Administration

Licenses: GPL

Evo/Lution 0.9-12

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 6:28pm
Evo/Lution is a live CD with a graphical installer for Arch Linux. Evo, the live CD, is an Arch based OS that cannot be installed. It is simply a platform to run the Lution installer, which is made to install Arch. It has options to install anything ranging from the Arch base, to base + the packages you select, including complete turn key desktop environments. The installer downloads all the packages you select from the Arch repositories during the install process so you always end up with a current, up to date install.

Release Notes: This release fixes partition labels when selecting the "Erase disk and install Arch" option.

Tags: Arch Linux GUI installer

Licenses: GPLv3

ChaosEsque Anthology 23

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 4:25pm
ChaosEsque Anthology is a first person shooter. It is a standalone modification of Xonotic which includes extended weapons, maps, vehicles, buildable buildings, mounted weapons, spell casting, monsters, player characters, textures, and game modes.

Release Notes: The grenade mutator has been added to this release (off hand grenades); V to throw. Additionally, you can now turn your gun sideways by pressing L; recoil is directed in the new changed axis. A laser dot can be enabled on the pistol (F+R), and its intensity and brightness toggled. Some new buildings have been added to the building mutator. Various bugfixes with regards to the rotary cannon on the light tank and mannable turret(s) have been accomplished. Grenades can be enabled in the create>start weapons menu.

Release Tags: grenade, gangster style shooting, sideways, Bugfixes, laser sight

Tags: Game, First Person Shooter, sandbox, capture the flag, deathmatch

Licenses: GPLv2, GPLv3, GPL

JSXGraph 0.99

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 3:34pm
JSXGraph is a cross-browser library for interactive geometry, function plotting, and data visualization in a Web browser. It is implemented in JavaScript and uses SVG, VML, or canvas. JSXGraph is easy to embed and has a small footprint: about 120kB if embedded in a Web page. No plugins or further libraries are required.

Release Notes: The most notable changes are a completely new plotting algorithm for function graphs and curves. Further, there are new elements: polarline, polarpoint, radicalaxis, stepfunction, and cardinal splines. The visual appearance of the navigation bar has been improved, speed has been improved, and many bugs have been fixed.

Release Tags: major feature enhancement

Tags: Web, Graphics, Presentation, Scientific/Engineering, Mathematics, Visualization

Licenses: LGPL

RosarioSIS 2.3

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 3:20pm
RosarioSIS is a Student Information System (SIS) dedicated to school management. It provides tools and access to school administrators, teachers, parents, and students. It is entirely translatable and connects with Moodle LMS.

Release Notes: For School Setup, this release uploads the school logo and adds School Fields. For Students, it adds the time and user to comments.

Tags: student, education software, Web Application, School Administration

Licenses: GPLv2

codecrypt 1.6

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 2:42pm
codecrypt is a GnuPG-like program for encryption and signing that uses only quantum-computer-resistant algorithms.

Release Notes: This release adds lots of new ciphers (made from ChaCha20 and provably-secure XSYND), adds support for symmetric encryption (for large files), removes some obsolete RC4 usage, and adds some convenience features.

Release Tags: Major, features

Tags: encryption, signature, privacy, Security, unix tool

Licenses: LGPL v3+