Open Source Links

Open Source Software Reading:
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Open Source OSes:
CentOS free Linux distribution based on and binary-compatible with Red Hat Enterprise.
Debian GNU/Linux multipurpose distribution, of which many other Linux versions are based. APT package management system.
Fedora Linux RPM-based general purpose Linux distribution, sponsored by Red Hat
FreeBSD robust OS adapted for many hardware platforms - often used in network servers
NetBSD multi-platform BSD-based OS noted for its portability
OpenBSD BSD-based OS noted for its security
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Subscription-based($) Certifiable Linux distribution often used in industry
Ubuntu Linux Canonical's Linux; designed for for laptops, desktops and servers
Open Source Projects:
Apache open-source HTTP server
Blowfish -a free, strong encryption algorithm
DHCP Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol provides a mechanism through which computers using TCP/IP can obtain protocol configuration parameters automatically through the network.
Enhydra A "leading Open Source Java/XML application server" and a "comprehensive Web application development and deployment environment."
GNOME An open source desktop environment for UNIX-like systems.
JSP Java Server Pages; platform-independent XML-like tags and scriptlets written in the Java programming language.
Nautilus File management environment for GNOME
Ogg Vorbis Open source license-free audio format
PHP Hypertext preprocessor.
Python -an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language
qmail freeware email program for Unix
RBL Real Time Blacklist for mail-abuse (spam)
rysnc Very fast file mirroring.
SASL Simple Authentication and Security Layer: authentication mechanism for protocols
Samba SMB and CIFS client and server for unix and other OSes.
SSL (OpenSSL) cryptography toolkit implementing the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL v2/v3) and Transport Layer Security (TLS v1) network protocols.
Tomcat (Jakarta) Reference Implementation for the Java Servlet 2.2 and JavaServer Pages 1.1 Technologies
Tinydns -a small, fast, reliable Domain Name Server
TWIG Email software.
Vinum Vinum is a block device driver, implementing the RAID-0, RAID-1 and RAID-5 models.
Webalizer Fast server log file analysis program
Zope dynamic content development system and manager