Projects of the Week, January 25, 2016

By Community Team

Here are the featured projects for the week, which appear on the front page of


ReactOS is an Open Source effort to develop a quality operating system that is compatible with applications and drivers written for the Microsoft Windows NT family of operating systems.
[ Download ReactOS ]


NAS4Free is an embedded Open Source Storage distribution that supports sharing across Windows, Apple, and UNIX-like systems. NAS4Free can be installed on Compact Flash/USB/SSD media, hard disk, or booted of from a Live CD with a USB stick.
[ Download NAS4Free ]


Fldigi is a modem program for most of the digital modes used by radio amateurs today: CW, PSK, MFSK, RTTY, Hell, DominoEX, Olivia, and Throb are all supported. It can help calibrate a sound card to a time signal and do frequency measurement tests.
[ Download fldigi ]

Linux Diagnostic Tools

The project’s goal is to create better tools for diagnosing Linux systems. The diagnostics include first failure data capture, error log analysis, preventative testing, and system inventory gathering.
[ Download Linux Diagnostic Tools ]

winPenPack: Portable Software Collection

winPenPack is a project that aims at collecting the most frequently used and most popular Open Source applications made portable, so that they can be executed, without installation, from any USB Flash Drive or Hard Disk. The winPenPack suites offer a wide range of portable applications, such as office tools, internet tools, multimedia tools, development tools, security applications, and other frequently used utilities.
[ Download winPenPack: Portable Software Collection ]

Gutenprint – Top Quality Printer Drivers

A very high quality package of printer drivers for Ghostscript and CUPS on Linux, Macintosh OS X, and other POSIX-compliant operating systems. This project also maintains an enhanced Print plug-in for GIMP 2.x from the same code base.
[ Download Gutenprint – Top Quality Printer Drivers ]

Parrot Security OS

Parrot Security OS is a Cloud friendly operating system designed for pentesting, computer forensics, reverse-engineering, hacking, Cloud pentesting, privacy/anonymity, and cryptography. It is based on Debian and developed by the Frozenbox network.
[ Download Parrot Security OS ]

PCGen :: An RPG Character Generator

PCGen is a free Open Source RPG character generator for d20 systems. All datafiles are ASCII so they can be modified by users for their own campaigns.
[ Download PCGen :: An RPG Character Generator ]

Outlook CalDav Synchronizer

Outlook CalDav Synchronizer is an Outlook Plugin which synchronizes events, tasks, and contacts between Outlook and Google, SOGo, Horde, or any other CalDAV or CardDAV server. Supported Outlook versions are 2016, 2013, 2010 and 2007. This project was initially developed as a master thesis project at the University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien, Software Engineering Degree program.
[ Download Outlook CalDav Synchronizer ]

One Response

  1. JARivera says:

    I have downloaded an re installed it the latest version of OpenOffice bit a General Error about a file “dialog.xlc and xli” General input/output error . . .

    Can someone tell me what is wrong? it does NOT interrupt any work that I do but it does come every time i load up a page.

    Any help will be appreciates.