Archive for December, 2009

JD – Another Good Java Decompiler »

The “Java Decompiler project” aims to develop tools in order to decompile and analyze Java 5 “byte code” and the later versions. JD-Core is a freeware library that reconstructs Java source code from one or more “.class” files. JD-Core may be used to recover lost source code and explore the source of Java runtime libraries. [...]

Merge .NET Assemblies into Single Assembly »

ILMerge is a utility for merging multiple .NET assemblies into a single .NET assembly. It works on executables and DLLs alike and comes with several options for controlling the processing and format of the output. See the accompanying documentation for details. ILMerge is a utility that can be used to merge multiple .NET assemblies into [...]

Open Source DNS Benchmark Tool »

namebench hunts down the fastest DNS servers available for your computer to use. namebench runs a fair and thorough benchmark using your web browser history, tcpdump output, or standardized datasets in order to provide an individualized recommendation. namebench is completely free and does not modify your system in any way. This project began as a [...]

GSM Sniffer »

AirProbe is the new home of the former GSM-Sniffer project. The goal is to build an air-interface analysis tool for the GSM (and possible later 3G) mobile phone standard. The prime motivation is to learn the details of the technology, help people who develop other open GSM technology (like OpenBTS, OpenMoko?, BS11/OpenBSC and others) and [...]

Create CSS Sprite Easily »

Background images make pages look good, but also make them slower. Each background image is an extra HTTP request. There’s a fix: combine background images into a CSS sprite. But creating sprites is hard, requiring arcane knowledge and lots of trial and error. SpriteMe removes the hassles with the click of a button. Try the [...]

Open Source Atom Implementation »

The goal of the Apache Abdera project is to build a functionally-complete, high-performance implementation of the IETF Atom Syndication Format (RFC 4287) and Atom Publishing Protocol (RFC 5023) specifications. Abdera is composed of a number of individual modules: Core: Provides the core interfaces used throughout Abdera: Feed Object Model – A set of Java interfaces [...]

Open Source OCR Engine »

Tesseract OCR The Tesseract OCR engine was one of the top 3 engines in the 1995 UNLV Accuracy test. Between 1995 and 2006 it had little work done on it, but it is probably one of the most accurate open source OCR engines available. The source code will read a binary, grey or color image [...]

Google MySQL Tools »

google-mysql-tools provides various tools for managing, maintaining, and improving the performance of MySQL databases, originally written by Google. This includes: mypgrep.py – a tool, similar to pgrep, for managing mysql connections compact_innodb.py – compacts innodb datafiles by dumping and reloading all tables patches – patches to add features to MySQL 4.0.26 and MySQL 5.0.37

Open Source Atom Publishing Protocol Server »

Google Feed Server is an open source Atom Publishing Protocol server based on the Apache Abdera framework. Google Feed Server provides a simple back end for data adapters, which allows developers to quickly deploy a feed for an existing data source such as a database. Google Feed Server also provides the Feed Server Client Tool [...]

Source Code Syntax Highlighting in HTML »

google-code-prettify is a Javascript module and CSS file that allows syntax highlighting of source code snippets in an html page. Features Works on HTML pages Works even if code contains embedded links, line numbers, etc. Simple API : include some JS&CSS and add an onload handler. Lightweights : small download and does not block page [...]

Custom Reporting Utilities for Shell »

CRUSH (Custom Reporting Utilities for SHell) is a collection of tools for processing delimited-text data from the command line or in shell scripts. For help getting started using CRUSH, or to see a demo of what it can do, try the CrushTutorial. For a list of the utilities provided in CRUSH and links to their [...]

Open Source Clone of Theme Hospital »

CorsixTH, an open source clone of the classic game Theme Hospital, has released Playable Beta 1, making it the first open source Theme Hospital clone to reach playable status. Representing five months of development since the project launched, CorsixTH Playable Beta 1 implements many of the features of the original game, and runs natively on [...]

Open Source Electronics Prototyping Platform »

Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software. It’s intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and anyone interested in creating interactive objects or environments. Arduino can sense the environment by receiving input from a variety of sensors and can affect its surroundings by controlling lights, motors, and other actuators. The [...]

Build Your Own SIM Reader »

This SIM Reader project details how to build a Smart/SIM card reader/writer for experimentation and investigation of SIM & Smart cards.Once the reader design is built, the open source software can be used to read from and write to the card. Together they can be used to backup/restore stored SIM card data, recover deleted SMS’s [...]

Open Source EBook Library Management »

calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It has a cornucopia of features divided into the following main categories: Library Management calibre manages your e-book collection for you. It is designed around the concept of the logical book, i.e., a single entry [...]

Open Source General Ledger Software »

LedgerSMB is a fork of a popular general ledger software package called SQL-Ledge SMB is an acronym for Small Medium Business. Some of the improvements that ‘ve made to the code base so far include: Enhanced security Better Windows support More reports An Open Development Model Better data integrity controls Central database for users and [...]

Open Source CD and DVD Writer »

CDBurnerXP is a free application to burn CDs and DVDs, including Blu-Ray and HD-DVDs. It also includes the feature to burn and create ISOs, as well as a multilanguage interface. Everyone, even companies, can use it for free. It does not include adware or similar malicious components. Key Features burn all kinds of discs audio-CDs [...]

Open Source .NET Service Bus »

MassTransit MassTransit is lean service bus implementation for building loosely coupled applications using the .NET framework. The lean implementation is supported by the YAGNI principle. By focusing on a tight set of specific concerns, the touch points between Mass Transit and the application are minimized resulting in a clear and concise set of interfaces. NServiceBus [...]

C# Outlook Message Viewer »

Download Source Code I need to parse and display the content of Outlook msg file. Obviously this is not as simple as what I initially thought. There is a useful piece of code available in CodeProject but it has problem retrieving OLE embedded object. Well, exactly there is another article which describes how to resolve [...]

ASP.NET RTF Control »

The key feature of the RTE is to support WYSIWYG along with the following generic feature set below. The key goal has been to encapsulate all the complex functionality of web based rich text editing into a single control. All that you need is to drop the control dll into your bin directory, and include [...]