Public Open Source Projects

Welcome

Most of the projects listed here are considered "done and stable", so there is not a lot of development going on any more. Nevertheless all projects are still maintained and bug reports or feature requests are welcome. Don't hesitate to send feedback to Andre Noll.

ADU - Advanced Disk Usage

ADU creates a database containing disk usage statistics of a given directory. This database can be queried to quickly retrieve, for example, the number and the size of all files in a subdirectory owned by a given user.
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Distributionen

A math book on distributions I wrote long ago (in German).
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DSS - The Dyadic Snapshot Scheduler

DSS creates hardlink-based snapshots of a given directory on a remote or local host using rsync's link-dest feature.
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GSU - The Global Subcommand Utility

GSU is small library of bash functions intended to ease the task of writing and documenting large shell scripts with multiple subcommands.
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Hashtar - Tar Archives With a Twist

This utility creates POSIX tar archives, but for each given regular file, it copies the hash value rather than the actual data into the archive.
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Lopsub - The Long Option Parser for Subcommands

An open source library written in C which aims to ease the task of creating, documenting and parsing the options of Unix command line utilities.
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OSL - The Object Storage Layer

A library for storing small to medium-sized data in relational tables. It is easy to use, lightweight, fast and portable.
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Paraslash - Network Audio Streaming

The paraslash package contains server and client software for network audio streaming and stand-alone utilities for decoding and playing audio files.
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Tfortune - Fortune Cookies with Tags

Like fortune(1), tfortune is a Unix command line utility which prints a random epigram. Epigrams are stored as plain text files, but they must be annotated with tags to make full use of the features which tfortune offers over other implementations.
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