Liblouis is a Braille translator and back-translator. It features support for computer and literary braille, supports contracted and uncontracted translation for very many languages, and has support for hyphenation. New languages can be added easily through tables that support a rule based or dictionary based approach. It also includes tools for testing and debugging tables. Liblouis also supports math Braille (Nemeth and Marburg). The formatting of Braille is provided by the companion project liblouisxml. Liblouis has features to support screen-reading programs.
liblouisxml is a library that provides complete Braille transcription services for XML and text documents. It translates into appropriate Braille codes and formats according to its style sheet and the specifications in the document. xml2brl, a command-line program that uses this library is also included. The latest version of liblouis is required.
The IPTV-Analyzer is a continuous/real-time tool for analyzing the contents of MPEG2 Transport Stream (TS) packets, which are commonly used for IPTV multicast signals. The main purpose is continuous quality measurement, with a focus on detecting MPEG2 TS/CC packet drops. The core component is an iptables (Linux) kernel module named "mpeg2ts". This kernel module performs the real-time deep packet inspection of the MPEG2-TS packets. It scales to hundreds of IPTV channels, even on small ATOM-based CPUs.
SALI (Sara Automatic Linux Installer) is a tool that allows you to install Linux on multiple machines at once. It support several protocols for downloading by way of aria2 to install a machine. For example, BitTorrent and rsync are supported. SALI originates from SystemImager and still uses the same philosophy. It is a scalable method for performing unattended installation. SALI is mostly used in cluster setups.
email2trac is a utility that converts email messages to Trac tickets. It features HTML message conversion, attachments, updating of tickets via email, command line options, a configuration file, Unicode support, spam detection, workflow support, and support for FullBlogPlugin and DiscussionPlugin.
The pbs_python package is a wrapper class for the Torque Batch System C library. With this package, you now can write utilities and extensions in Python instead of C. This package was developed to replace xpbsmon by an ASCII version named pbsmon. PBSQuery is also included in this package. This is a Python module built on top of the pbs Python module to simplify querying the batch server. There are a lot of examples included in the source package.