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H2 Database Engine 1.4.177

Sat, 12/04/2014 - 7:30am
H2 is an SQL database engine written in Java that implements the JDBC API. Embedded, server, and clustering modes are available. A browser based console application is included. The database has strong security features. Disk based and in-memory databases and tables are supported.

Release Notes: This beta version uses a the new storage engine (MVStore) by default, which should be more robust and SSD-friendly.

Release Tags: beta ssd

Tags: Database, Database Engines/Servers, Java

Licenses: MPL

QCAD 3.4.7

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 10:44pm
QCAD is an application for computer aided drafting (CAD) in two dimensions (2D). With QCAD, you can create technical drawings such as plans for buildings, interiors, mechanical parts, or schematics and diagrams. QCAD can be easily extended through plugins and its very powerful and complete ECMAScript (JavaScript) interface.

Release Notes: This update fixes a bug in connection with blocks and copying / pasting. Performance when selecting many entities has been improved significantly. There's also a new modification tool and support for different point display modes.

Tags: Graphics, Editors, Vector-Based, Scientific/Engineering, Visualization, Graphics Conversion, CAD, DXF, 2d

Licenses: GPLv3

BlueMind 3.0.4

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 10:12pm
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 CardDAV support, which allows Mac OS X Contact to synchronize. It fixes some stability issues under heavy load for the IMAP proxy, adds email archival from the Outlook connector, enhances the Exchange migration tool, and fixes many small bugs.

Release Tags: 3.0, Stable

Tags: messaging, Email, Calendar, groupware

Licenses: GPLv3

webon 1.7

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 9:46pm
webon is a Web content management system. It provides an access log to check who has visited your site. It has a counter that lets anybody know the number of people who have visited your site.

Release Notes: Adds management for contents title in the body and keywords in the header. Replaces old-school JavaScript with jQuery.

Licenses: GPL

Aspose.Cells for Java 8.0.0

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 7:50pm
Aspose.Cells is a Java component for spreadsheet reporting without using Microsoft Excel. Other features include creating spreadsheets, opening encrypted Excel files, macros, VBA, Unicode, formula settings, pivot tables, and importing data from JDBC ResultSet. CSV, SpreadsheetML, PDF, ODS, and all file formats from Excel 97 to Excel 2007 are supported. It supports all advanced features of data management, formatting, worksheet, charting, and graphics.

Release Notes: Supports optimizing memory usage when working with big MS Excel files and large data sets (when building a workbook with large data sets, or reading a big template file). Sometimes developers may need to set their desired custom DateTime for the PDF files. This release allows getting or setting time for generating PDF documents during Excel to PDF conversion. Moreover, it also supports another valuable MS Excel features for showing formulas instead of the calculated values in a worksheet. Bugs in reading and writing Excel files and rendering images from worksheets have been fixed.

Tags: Conditional formatting, Extended records, 3D effects, MS Excel 2010 Sparklines, SpreadSheeML, charts

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

Classing{js} 1.0.1

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 6:59pm
Classing{js} creates a classical-like OOP interface directly into JavaScript.Without compilation or any pre-process, it behaves almost exactly like any regular classical object oriented environment. It provides function overloading, concrete (Final or Extensible) and abstract classes, defining components in the three access levels {public,private and protected}, static components, classical inheritance and method overriding, defining and implementing multiple interfaces, and much more.

Release Notes: This release changes the implementation of the class stamping process and introduces a new custom "Object::instanceOf" function which can check if an object is an instance of some ancestor class or interface.

Tags: Internet, Web, JavaScript library, object oriented, classes, Cross browser compatibility

Licenses: MIT License

Efax-gtk 3.2.13

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 6:48pm
Efax-gtk provides a GUI frontend for the efax fax program. It interfaces with efax directly, replacing the scripts supplied with efax, and can be used for receiving and sending faxes, and for viewing, printing, and managing faxes which have been received and sent. It also has a socket interface that provides a "virtual printer" for sending faxes from word processors and similar programs, and can automatically e-mail a received fax to a designated user and automatically print a received fax.

Release Notes: This release adds minor fixes.

Licenses: GPL

OpenDNSSEC 1.4.5

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 5:26pm
OpenDNSSEC is software that manages the security of domain names on the Internet. The project intends to drive adoption of Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) to further enhance Internet security.

Release Notes: This release fixes libhsm not using all mandatory attributes for GOST key generation and the "key list" command failing with an error in 1.4.4 on MySQL.

Tags: DNS, Internet, Security, Registry, dnssec, infrastructure, tld, registrar

Licenses: BSD Revised

THIS 1.4.1b

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 5:01pm
THIS (This HTML Is Simple) is a content management system with blog capabilities. It features HTML templates, themes, and an extensible database design, with an emphasis on code/data separation, but it has many odd features and requires much manual maintenence.

Release Notes: With this release, the code is architecturally complete. That is, the core design, the foundation, is complete and works well. A few more aspects are configurable and more flexible. The code has become smaller, clearer, cleaner, and more concise. Some confusing algorithms have been strengthened and are now fully documented.

Release Tags: Major improvement.

Tags: CMS, content, Web, management

Licenses: free software

Tsung 1.5.1

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 4:17pm
Tsung is a distributed load testing tool. It is protocol-independent and can currently be used to stress HTTP, WebDAV, PostgreSQL, MySQL, LDAP, AMQP, and XMPP/Jabber servers. It simulates user behavior using an XML description file, reports many measurements in real time (statistics can be customized with transactions, and graphics generated using gnuplot). For HTTP, it supports 1.0 and 1.1, has a proxy mode to record sessions, supports GET, POST, PUT, and DELETE methods, cookies, and basic/digest authentication. It also has support for SSL, WebSocket, and BOSH.

Release Notes: This version adds a new MQTT plugin, the possibility of varying popularities of sessions in phases, client certificates for SSL authentication, and many other improvements and bugfixes.

Release Tags: Major bug fixes and feature enhancements

Tags: Database, Software Development, Testing, Traffic Generation, Benchmark, Clustering/Distributed Networks, Communications, Chat, Internet, Web

Licenses: GPLv2

confluence-el 1.7

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 3:58pm
confluence-el is an Emacs extension that allows you to interact with Atlassian's Confluence wiki. It supports various methods for both navigating/viewing the wiki content and editing wiki pages and associated content.

Release Notes: This release fixes an issue with XML-based editing for newer confluence versions.

Release Tags: Minor bugfixes

Tags: Emacs, Wiki, confluence

Licenses: GPLv2

pride r219

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 3:12pm
Pride combines bash scripts, zenity, ant, ImageMagick, and the Android tools to create a fast and simple POSIX alternative for Android development. It provides all the basic commands (clean, build, release, etc.) of other Android IDEs. But it is primarily a robust and simple injection framework. Injections from methods to clusters of activities are easily created from existing code and can then be injected into any project. Pride can also be used to batch build, load, or release multiple projects and can update class and resource files among projects that use the same objects or resources.

Release Notes: The Projects::Hidden option, which triggered the Hide and Unhide menu, was replaced with Projects:Hide and Projects::Unhide to reduce the number of mouse clicks needed for these common actions.

Tags: Android, IDE, bash, Zenity, POSIX, Ant, imagemagick

Licenses: GPL

BalanceNG 3.510

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 1:32pm
BalanceNG is a modern, IPv6 capable software IP load balancing solution. It is small, fast, and easy to use and set up. It offers session persistence, different distribution methods (Round Robin, Random, Weighted Random, Least Session, Least Bandwidth, Hash, Agent, and Randomized Agent) and a customizable UDP health check agent in source code. It supports VRRP to set up high availability configurations on multiple nodes. It supports SNMP, integrating the BALANCENG-MIB with Net-SNMPD. It implements a very fast in-memory IP-to-location database, allowing powerful location-based server load-balancing.

Release Notes: A new experimental parameter "noftupdate" allows the user to disable all updates of the forwarding table. A bug with the "bng reload" functionality has been fixed. The manual has been updated accordingly.

Tags: Internet, Proxy Servers, Clustering/Distributed Networks, Web, Networking, Load-Balancing, Software Distribution, Load-Balancer, TCP/IP

Licenses: Proprietary with Free Trial

PhotoBulk 1.6.2

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 7:49am
PhotoBulk is easy-to-use bulk image editor that lets you add text/image watermarks, resize, and optimize hundreds and thousands of images or photos in just one click. You can also Rename multiple pictures and Convert to the most popular formats in no time.

Release Notes: This release fixes a memory leak issue and minor bugs.

Release Tags: Minor

Tags: bulk image editor

Licenses: Freeware

V6 Thompson Shell Port 20140410

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 3:10am
V6 Thompson Shell Port provides two ports of the original /bin/sh from Sixth Edition (V6) UNIX (circa 1975). osh is an enhanced port of the shell, and sh6 is an unenhanced port of the shell. This project also includes glob6, if, goto, and fd2 as external shell utilities. While they remain external for compatible use by sh6, these utilities are integrated into osh to improve shell performance.

Release Notes: In Makefile, this release changes MOXARCH to OSXCFLAGS and OSXLDFLAGS to play better with MacPorts. In osh.1, it adds a missing (+) to version in Special commands. In osh.c, it enables '.' and 'source' special built-in command execution to succeed when the user invokes the shell as 'osh -c string'.

Release Tags: Stable

Tags: Shells, Educational

Licenses: BSD Revised

Gnome Partition Editor 0.18.0-2

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 2:58am
Gnome Partition Editor is a graphical frontend to libparted. It supports creating, resizing, moving, and copying of partitions.

Release Notes: This release fixes a bug with the ssh host key protocol ed25519 not being generated during boot. It is based on the Debian Sid repository (as of 2014/Apr/10), updates grub to 2.02~beta2-8, and adds the screen, rsync, ping, telnet, traceroute, and bc commands.

Release Tags: Stable LiveCD

Tags: Hardware

Licenses: GPL

j661 1.2 Beta 3

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 12:25am
The j661 project provides a generic CDS (or ARINC 661 Server) in order to facilitate the understanding of the ARINC 661 standard, prototype ARINC 661 concepts and architectures, and facilitate the reuse of ARINC 661 specifications and artefacts between projects. The CDS architecture is designed to allow defining the Server behavior to be easily modified or extended. This is achieved by a modular plug-in architecture, allowing customization at runtime without changing anything in the Server core itself.

Release Notes: Many new checks for the Widget Definition Plugin. Supports the AlwaysOnTop mode for JavaFX (starting with Java8u20). Adds syntax for the Zoom factor to ensure that a specified ARINC 661 unit exactly fits on a specified number of pixels. Allows loading of Launcher properties in extensions. Allows much greater customization of the J661 framework in extensions. Many bugs have been fixed.

Release Tags: Major

Tags: ARINC661, Java, ARINC

Licenses: GPLv2

MathMod 1.0-Beta

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 12:22am
MathMod is mathematical software for visualizing and animating parametric and implicit surfaces. It is an extension/rewrite of the K3DSurf project. It supports 3D/4D plotting and animation, a scripting language, a JSON file format with a large set of scripted examples, and an OBJ output file of the 3D mesh.

Release Notes: Initial freecode release.

Tags: Mathematics, modeling, 3D & 4D surfaces

Licenses: GNU General Public License

Crossfire 1.71.0

Fri, 11/04/2014 - 12:19am
Crossfire is a multi-player graphical arcade and adventure game made for X. It has certain flavours from other games, especially Gauntlet and the rogue-like games (Nethack, Moria, Angband, and Ragnarok). Any number of players can move around in their own window, finding and using items and battling monsters. They can choose to cooperate or compete in the same world.

Release Notes: This release adds per-character keybindings in the GTKv2 client, fixes for sound support in the GTKv2 client, retirement of the "crossfire-config" build parameter dumper, new pixmaps for many objects (including jewelry), faster server input parsing, and many bugfixes.

Release Tags: stable minor

Tags: Games/Entertainment, mud, Role-Playing

Licenses: GPL

ocserv 0.3.3

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 9:23pm
OpenConnect server (ocserv) is an SSL VPN GNU/Linux server. Its purpose is to be a secure, small, fast, and configurable VPN server which depends on standard protocols like TLS 1.2 and Datagram TLS. It implements the AnyConnect SSL VPN protocol and is compatible with the OpenConnect VPN client (compatibility with other Anyconnect SSL VPN clients is experimental).

Release Notes: Updates in IPv6 support and other fixes.

Release Tags: Minor bugfixes

Tags: VPN, SSL, TLS

Licenses: GPL v2 Or Later