Category: Apps

Jitsi

jitsi is an audio/video Internet phone and instant messenger written in Java. It supports some of the most popular instant messaging and telephony protocols such as SIP, Jabber/XMPP (and hence Facebook and Google Talk), AIM, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo! Messenger, IRC, Bonjour and soon others like IAX. The development of Jitsi started at the University of…


RetroShare

From sourceforge.net RetroShare is a Open Source cross-platform, private and secure decentralised communication platform. It lets you to securely chat and share files with your friends and family, using a web-of-trust to authenticate peers and OpenSSL to encrypt all communication. Features Serverless, encrypted Chat & Filetransfer Multiple simultaneous downloads / uploads Search Friends Messages Forums…


Malware site scanner

Hi, I don’t usually recommend a lot of web based tools but I had to mention this one, sitecheck.sucuri.net. This quick little web based malware/site scanner just saved me about 2 weeks worth of work by locating a segment of .js that was causing a malware warning to be thrown only in certain browsers and…


Villustrator

From bilalquadri.com Here is a nice little addition to vi or vim. You can create a custom theme for vi/vim and download it to use locally. Nice! From their FAQ: Where do I put the colorscheme I just downloaded? The colorscheme should be put in “~/.vim/colors”. If those directories don’t already exist, you will need…


Install Mongodb

From mongodb.org From if-not-true-then-false.com From php.net To install mongodb, add the appropriate repo information below for your distribution version (x86_64 or i686) to /etc/yum.repos.d/10gen.repo: vim /etc/yum.repos.d/10gen.repo add [10gen] name=10gen Repository baseurl=http://downloads-distro.mongodb.org/repo/redhat/os/x86_64 gpgcheck=0 or [10gen] name=10gen Repository baseurl=http://downloads-distro.mongodb.org/repo/redhat/os/i686 gpgcheck=0 then run yum update && yum install mongo-10gen mongo-10gen-server Check the basic mongodb configuration settings before starting…


Installing the H264 Streaming Module for Apache

Installing the streaming module can be a problem sometimes. This is a simple install guide which worked fine in a standard Cent5/cpanel server: cd /usr/src wget http://h264.code-shop.com/download/apache_mod_h264_streaming-2.2.7.tar.gz tar -xzvf apache_mod_h264_streaming-2.2.7.tar.gz cd mod_h264_streaming-2.2.7 ./configure –with-apxs=’which apxs’ make && make install add the following entries via vim /usr/local/apache/conf/httpd.conf add AddHandler h264-streaming.extensions .mp4 LoadModule h264_streaming_module /usr/local/apache/modules/mod_h264_streaming.so then… service…


Mikogo

Looking to host an online meeting without paying through the teeth? Look no further. Mikogo is a free desktop sharing tool full of features to assist you in conducting the perfect online meeting or web conference. Take advantage of the opportunity to share any screen content or application over the Internet in true color quality…


Install YUI Compressor

Install YUI Compressor – A code minification tool wget http://yuilibrary.com/downloads/yuicompressor/yuicompressor-2.4.2.zip unzip yuicompressor-2.4.2.zip mv yuicompressor-2.4.2/build/yuicompressor-2.4.2.jar /opt/fileconveyor/code/processors/yuicompressor.jar or Install YUI Compressor via apt: sudo apt-get install yui-compressor Compress the script: java -jar /usr/share/yui-compressor/yui-compressor.jar –type js -v myscript.js -o myscript.min.js RPM available here from http://rpm.pbone.net


Secure-Delete

From ubuntugeek.com The Secure-Delete tools are a particularly useful set of programs that use advanced techniques to permanently delete files. To install the Secure-Delete tools in Ubuntu, run the following command sudo aptitude install secure-delete The Secure-Delete package comes with the following commands srm(Secure remove) – used for deleting files or directories currently on your…


FSniper

fsniper is a tool that monitors a given set of directories for new or modified files. Then, based on the file’s type or name, it invokes a script to be run on that file. Directories are monitored using inotify, instead of simply continuously polling them for changes. Common uses include making a single download directory…