Disk Inspection and Monitoring
smartmontools contains utility programs (smartctl, smartd) to control/monitor storage systems using the Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology System (S.M.A.R.T.) built into most modern ATA and SCSI disks. It is derived from smartsuite.
Hard disk drive and SSD health inspection tool
GSmartControl is a graphical user interface for smartctl. It allows you to inspect the hard disk and solid-state drive SMART data to determine its health, as well as run various tests on it.
Open Source Solid Modeling CAD
BRL-CAD is a powerful cross-platform constructive solid geometry solid modeling system that includes an interactive geometry editor, ray-tracing for rendering & geometric analyses, network distributed framebuffer support, image & signal-processing tools.
An USB programmer for various devices, including PIC, dsPIC, AVR microcontrollers, and various kinds of serial eeproms
This tool let's you control the frequency and fan settings of your AMD/ATI video card. It depends on the proprietary AMD/ATI Catalyst display driver and makes use of the AMD Display Library (ADL).
Quanta+ is a web development environment for HTML and associate languages. We are working to make it as full featured as any web tool available and a first choice for professional and recreational Linux web develoment.
Splix is a driver for SPL printers (Samsung and several Xerox printers)
A QT-Based program that takes input from joystick/gamepad devices and produces keyboard or mouse activity in XWindows. Great for games with no or mediocre joystick support as well as for emulation. Easy to set up. Supports any number of devices.
AVaRICE is a program for interfacing the Atmel JTAG ICE to GDB to allow users to debug their embedded AVR target.
ALICE utilizes AIML (Artificial Intelligence Markup Language) to form responses to your questions and inputs. Unlike other commercial chat robot software costing thousands of dollars, ALICE is freely available under the terms of the GNU Public License
INDI is an instrument neutral distributed interface control protocol that aims to provide backend driver support and automation for a wide range of Astronomical devices (telescopes, focusers, CCDs..etc).
Open DMX USB interface: this project created by ENTTEC (www.enttec.com) is an open source hardware and software DMX512 interface
Open HPI is an open source implementation of the SA Forum's Hardware Platform Interface (HPI). HPI provides an abstracted interface to managing computer hardware, typically for chassis and rack based servers.
Open-source cross-platform spectrometer device driver
SeaBreeze is a device driver library that provides an interface to select Ocean Optics spectrometers. It is written in C/C++ and builds and runs on Windows (XP/7/8), MacOSX, and Linux (x86/x64/ARM).
Tools and plugins for the KDE Desktop Environment to manage the content on your Apple iPod under Linux. It already includes "ipodslave" an IO slave that enables KIO aware apps like konqueror or amarok to access the stored Music.
Java access to USB, currently using kernel 2.4 Linux-USB support. There is a "core" API for accessing USB devices, and simple tools including a USB viewer in Swing. Applications are being developed separately, including digital camera support.
Drivers and daemon for using iSCSI (SCSI over IP) on Linux. For Linux kernels 2.6.11 and above, use open-iscsi.org. For the 2.6.9 and 2.4 kernels, use the RHEL4 and RHEL3 CDs respectively. The 4.0.2 version here will work on the 2.6.10 kernel only.
The Hewlett-Packard Co. Linux Inkjet Driver Project has moved! Our new site is: http://hplip.sourceforge.net
Linux support for Easy Access and Internet keyboards (e.g. Compaq). Features: X11 support : Window Manager independant : all keys user-configurable (GUI & .conf file) : volume control : sound controls
Armadeus is an OpenSource Hardware and Software project based on an ARM core (Freescale i.MX) and Linux. You can consult our wiki at http://www.armadeus.org to join our non profit association or our commercial website at http://www.armadeus.com .
An attempt to write a driver for Canon CAPT-printers, including, but not limited to, LBP-2900. THIS PROJECT IS OUTDATED AND INACTIVE. The new and supported version is located at https://github.com/agalakhov/captdriver
PicBurner is a complete solution for programming Microchip PIC microcontrollers and maybe other microcontrollers and EEPROMs. The software will be build in Borland DS 2006, personality C++ and hardware will support RS232 and USB interfaces.
C and C++ library for the NIBObee, NIBO burger and NIBO 2 robots. The library contains libraries for AVR Studio and Arduino developement, USB drivers and the RoboDude programming software.
This project is a POSIX-compliant driver for the dgt board from dgtprojects. It is intented at acting as a layer between chess engines and the dgt board.
Currently-under-development library of OS-independent objects to provide complex parallel port control, high-resolution timers and other similar facilities needed when using PC I/O ports to control external digital electronics.