Archive for August, 2010

Puppy Linux »

Puppy really is small, the live-CD typically being 85MB, yet there really is a complete set of GUI applications. Being so small, Puppy usually loads completely into RAM, which accounts for the incredible speed. Easily install to USB, Zip or hard drive media. Booting from CD (or DVD), the CD drive is then free for [...]

RIP Linux: Linux Rescue CD »

Recovery Is Possible (RIP) is a Slackware-based CD or floppy boot/rescue/backup/maintenance system. It has support for a lot of filesystem types (Reiserfs, Reiser4, ext2/3, iso9660, UDF, XFS, JFS, UFS, HPFS, HFS, MINIX, MS DOS, NTFS, and VFAT) and contains a bunch of utilities for system recovery. It also has IDE/SCSI/SATA, PCMCIA, RAID, LVM2, and Ethernet/DSL/cable/PPP/PPPOE [...]

DOSBox – Open Source DOS Emulator »

DOSBox emulates an Intel x86 PC, complete with sound, graphics, mouse, joystick, modem, etc., necessary for running many old MS-DOS games that simply cannot be run on modern PCs and operating systems, such as Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Vista, Linux and FreeBSD. However, it is not restricted to running only games. In theory, any MS-DOS [...]

Open Source Java Barcode Generator »

Barcode4J is a flexible generator for barcodes written in Java. It’s free, available under the Apache License, version 2.0. Features 1D barcode implementations [examples] [xml-format]: Interleaved 2 of 5 Code 39 Code 128 EAN-128, GS1-128 (based on Code 128) Codabar UPC-A and UPC-E (with supplementals) EAN-13 and EAN-8 (with supplementals) POSTNET Royal Mail Customer Barcode [...]

Open Source Tool To Transform WordPress to EBook »

Anthologize is a free, open-source, plugin that transforms WordPress 3.0 into a platform for publishing electronic texts. Grab posts from your WordPress blog, import feeds from external sites, or create new content directly within Anthologize. Then outline, order, and edit your work, crafting it into a single volume for export in several formats, including—in this [...]

Free Text Editor for Large File »

Cream is a free text editor. It is a modern configuration of the powerful and famous Vim, Cream is for Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and FreeBSD. Read here for complete feature list

Keep Password Safe »

Whether the answer is one or hundreds, Password Safe allows you to safely and easily create a secured and encrypted user name/password list. With Password Safe all you have to do is create and remember a single "Master Password" of your choice in order to unlock and access your entire user name/password list. Security starts [...]

Open Source Java AJAX Framework »

OpenXava is a productive way for creating AJAX Enterprise Applications with Java. Indeed, it’s faster developing with OpenXava than with Ruby On Rails, Spring MVC, or any other MVC framework. This is because in OpenXava you only have to write the Model. The Controllers are reused, and the View are generated automatically. With OpenXava you [...]

Open Source PHP PDF Library »

TCPDF is an Open Source PHP class for generating PDF documents. TCPDF project was started in 2002 and now it is freely used all over the world by millions of people. TCPDF is a Free Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS). no external libraries are required for the basic functions; all standard page formats, custom page [...]

Open Source Forum Software » Forums is an open-source, standards-compliant, customizable, modern, community-building discussion forum. Easy-to-read user interface. Users are clearly identified by self-chosen photos & usernames. Vanilla Forums remember what you’ve read, and bring you right where you left off upon return. Easy, in-line editing & deleting permissions for administrators. User comments allow for live previewing, drafting, and [...]