Archive for June, 2009

Apache JSF Framework »

Apache MyFaces Trinidad is a JSF framework including a large, enterprise quality component library, supporting critical features such as accessibility (e.g. Section 508), right-to-left languages, etc. It also includes a set of framework features, including : Partial-page rendering support for the entire component set Integrated client-side validation A dialog framework pageFlowScope, for communicating between pages [...]

Linux Boot Loader on Windows »

SYSLINUX is a boot loader for the Linux operating system which operates off an MS-DOS/Windows FAT filesystem. It is intended to simplify first-time installation of Linux, and for creation of rescue- and other special-purpose boot disks. SYSLINUX can be used, when properly set up, to completely eliminate the need for distribution of raw diskette images [...]

Free Mobile Browser »

Skyfire is a free, downloadable mobile browser that gives you a Web browsing experience exactly like PC browsing. You can watch any video, connect with friends, listen to music, shop, and browse the web using the full-featured PC versions of your favorite websites. Currently, Skyfire runs on Windows Mobile (smartphones and PPC) and Nokia N [...]

Open Source Library Management System »

Evergreen is an enterprise-class library automation system that helps library patrons find library materials, and helps libraries manage, catalog, and circulate those materials, no matter how large or complex the libraries. As a community, our development requirements are that Evergreen must be: Stable, even under extreme load. Robust, and capable of handling a high volume [...]

Open Source Issue and Test Management Tool »

Testopia is a test case management extension for Bugzilla. It is designed to be a generic tool for tracking test cases, allowing for testing organizations to integrate bug reporting with their test case run results. Though it is designed with software testing in mind, it can be used to track testing on virtually anything in [...]

C#: Retrieving and Sorting COM Ports »

In .NET, it is easy to retrieve all existing COM ports and sort them accordingly string[] portNames = SerialPort.GetPortNames(); var sortedList = portNames.OrderBy(port => Convert.ToInt32(port.Replace(“COM”, string.Empty))); foreach (string port in sortedList) { Console.WriteLine(port); }

WordPress for Multiple Users »

Recently I have a try on WordPress MU and I was impressed. With WordPress MU, you can run hundreds of thousands of blogs with a single install of WordPress. Features Everything WordPress does. Scaling to tens of millions of pageviews per day. Unlimited users and blogs. Different permissions on different blogs. Ambiguity about how to [...]

Open Source Media Player »

XBMC, recursive acronym for “XBMC Media Center“, is a free and open source software media-player and entertainment hub for all your digital media. XBMC is a cross-platform software available for Linux, Mac OS X (Leopard, Tiger, and Apple TV), Microsoft Windows operating-system, as well as the original Xbox game-console. With translations to over 30 languages [...]

Open Source Group Collaboration Software »

Cyn.in is a group collaboration software created by Cynapse, that inter-connects your people with each other and their collective knowledge, seamlessly. Cyn.in helps teams to build collaborative knowledge by sharing and discussing various forms of digital content within a secure, unified application that is accessible using a web based interface or a rich desktop client. [...]

Open Source PHP Forum »

Beehive is an open-source project for creating a high-configurable frame-based discussion forum. Beehive Forum has a lot of features. The main ones are listed below: Frame-based layout, for easy navigation. Reply-to-user posting and e-mail notification. Powerful HTML posting, without security risks. Extendable user profiles. Flexible relationships system. Private Messaging system. Multiple style options, including dyslexia [...]

Open Source Dictionary Program »

GoldenDict aims to create a feature-rich dictionary lookup program. Use of WebKit for an accurate articles’ representation, complete with all formatting, colors, images and links. Support of multiple dictionary file formats, namely: Babylon .BGL files, complete with images and resources StarDict .ifo/.dict./.idx/.syn dictionaries Dictd .index/.dict(.dz) dictionary files ABBYY Lingvo .dsl source files, together with abbreviations. [...]

Open Source RDBMS – Firebird »

This is a open source RDBMS that you should have a look. Firebird is a relational database offering many ANSI SQL standard features that runs on Linux, Windows, and a variety of Unix platforms. Firebird offers excellent concurrency, high performance, and powerful language support for stored procedures and triggers. It has been used in production [...]

Open Source Operating System like Windows XP/2003 »

ReactOS is a free, modern operating system based on the design of Windows® XP/2003. Written completely from scratch, it aims to follow the Windows® architecture designed by Microsoft from the hardware level right through to the application level. This is not a Linux based system, and shares none of the unix architecture. The main goal [...]

Open Source Test Management Tool »

TestLink enables easily to create and manage Test cases as well as organize them into Test plans. These Test plans allow team members to execute Test cases and track test results dynamically, generate reports, trace software requirements, prioritize and assign tasks. The tool has web based interface with PHP and background database MySQL, Postgres or [...]

Open Source MIME Detection Utility »

mime-util is a free, light weight, open source MIME detection utility for Java. The mime-util library is able to detect MIME Types from Files, InputStreams, URLs and byte arrays using plugable MimeDetectors utilising various extensible and customisable detection policies such as extension mapping, glob file name matching, magic data matching and other content sniffing techniques.

Open Source CSS Framework »

YUI Grids CSS offers four preset page widths, six preset templates, and the ability to stack and nest subdivided regions of two, three, or four columns. The 4kb file provides over 1000 page layout combinations. Other features include: Supports fluid-width (100%) layouts as well as preset fixed-width layouts at 750px, 950px, and 974px, and the [...]

Free EBook: Advance Linux Programming »

If you are a developer for the GNU/Linux system, this book will help you to: Develop GNU/Linux software that works the way users expect it to. Write more sophisticated programs with features such as multiprocessing, multi-threading, interprocess communication, and interaction with hardware devices. Improve your programs by making them run faster, more reliably, and more [...]

Java Launcher for Windows »

WinRun4j is a java launcher for windows. It is an alternative to javaw.exe and provides the following benefits: Uses an INI file for specifying classpath, main class, vm args, program args. Custom executable name that appears in task manager. Additional JVM args for more flexible memory use. Built-in icon replacer for custom icon. Pre-JVM splash [...]

Free Personal Time Management Software »

ManicTime is a personal time management software. It automatically collects data on your computer usage. It records active and away time, as well as which applications you used and for how long you used them. Collected data is presented using timelines. There are three predefined timelines: Activity: Shows your active time and away(idle) time Applications: [...]

Free Powerful Image Editor »

RealWorld Paint.COM is a powerful image editor. It has a clean interface. It can display images using any zoom factor and always shows 100% accurate preview of the drawn shape. Tooltips are displayed throughout the user interface to explain meaning of controls. It allows you to edit pictures with layers and assign effects to every [...]