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Which licence should I use?

Say that I have made some software (which has both library form and can be used by end-user too). Now before releasing I was thinking under which license can I release it. I have the following concerns that I can think of (any more concerns can be added): Open source I should retain the complet...

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How should I copyright and license my free software?

I'm all new to the open source free software thing, but any way I'm going into it pretty well (I guess!!). Now the thing is: in the way to distribute my program, I'll have to distribute my source code, so it will be a (.gz) with an installer for sure, or maybe a (.deb). My questions are: (I k...

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Generate a pdf thumbnail (open source/free)

Looking at other posts for this could not find an adequate solution that for my needs. Trying to just get the first page of a pdf document as a thumbnail. This is to be run as a server application so would not want to write out a pdf document to file to then call a third application that reads th...

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Open source GPS apps?

Are there any full featured GPS applications available with source for the iPhone, preferably that use Open Street Map to get data? None of the current offerings work very well with Voiceover on the iPhone, but it'd be a lot easier to modify an existing app to work with Voiceover then write one f...

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Feed generator for PHP, allowing åäö and images

I want to create feeds, so first, should I use rss 1, 2 or atom, whatever is best/standard? Second, do you know any easy to understand tutorials or code-examples? Any other good to know for feeds is more than welcome. I'm using php and mysql. Thanks in advance. /Johan

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.Net Template Engine/Report Solution

I am looking to add custom reports/forms to a web application. I want users to be able to upload a report definition/template file and then be able to print out a PDF or word document (one or the other it doesn't need to be both) for each of their widgets based off of the template they uploaded....

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Can I use the Oxygene free command line compiler to develop open source code?

I just downloaded the Oxygene free command line compiler, and tried to read the EULA, which I did not quite understand. While there was a section about compiled programs and redistributables, I did not really understand what it meant as it seemed by and large to talk about the actual package I do...

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ASP.NET MVC open source application. MySQL or SQL Server?

I have around 4 years experience of ASP.NET & SQL Server (only web forms). I have a little knowledge of Ruby on Rails and have developed one very small 2-3 pages application in ASP.NET MVC in my job. Now I and one of my friend ( same experience like me) are willing to gain more experience of ...

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Am I missing something about the Intellij announcement?

There seems to be a lot of press regarding the announcement that Intellij is being made available for free as an open source tool. Yet from what I read of the licenses, that's only true if the end product is open source and free. If you plan on selling your end product, you can't use the free c...

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C# Utility to Delete Periodically Aged Files

Any recommendation on a C# utility (open source) that can can cleanup/delete aged files. Ideally runs as a service.

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What's the best open PHP newsletter manager?

I'm looking for a nice newsletter management solution. I tried CCmail a good script, but where I can't imort usernames! I would like to find a system that is able to import Opt-in lists in the following format: John Smith;[email protected];other paramaeters...;[like] ;Male;Age... I will devel...

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Alternative to Google visualisation API

Is there a good (and free) alternative to Google's visualization API? Something to provides support for drawing 3D charts using js and/or SVG , that also doesn't require installing new plugins on the clients browser?

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Design Pattern rich code base?

Am new to design patterns, could you recommend a open code base (preferably in java) that has design patterns used explicitly and elegantly. Reading up GOF has left me confused am looking for a project that used a few patterns that interacted with each other. thanks.

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Rails based S3 file manager

I'm looking for an open source project that provides a file manager type interface to S3. The ability to view files and "folders", add/edit/delete files/folders, etc. I've seen http://s3fm.com, but I'd like to host something like that myself. Does anything like this exist? Thanks.

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Why are most of the biggest open source projects in C?

I'm having a debate with a friend and we're wondering why so many open source projects have decided to go with C instead of C++. Projects such as Apache, GTK, Gnome and more opted for C, but why not C++ since it's almost the same? We're precisely looking for the reasons that would have led those...

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Publishing an application in public domain

During my last internship, I took an open source tool and enhanced it as a part of my project. Because of my growing interest in that tool, I took it home and added some more functionalities to make it more useful for others outside and then thought of publishing it. The original source code is ...

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What is the definition of an open source programming language?

Languages like Ruby and Python are usually referred-to as open source, but what makes them so? Is it an open-source compiler?, or interpreter or execution virtual machine? If we're talking about the compiler, then would C++ be open source?

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Open source RTP mixer/translator exe or sdk

Hi I need opens source (win 32) sdk or free server with signaling protocol, which implements RTP translator or mixer. e.g receives RTP traffic from one connection and transmits it on the other. Does not have to have conferencing capabilities. Server should implement some kind of protocol which ...

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Reading CSV files in C#

Does anyone know of an open-source library that allows you to parse and read .csv files in C#?

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Undefined symbol _main when trying to build logstalgia on mac

I have been trying to build the logstalgia project (http://code.google.com/p/logstalgia/) on my Mac (10.5). Rather than having to link it to the system libraries correctly, I have built and added all of the dependencies to the project. I am new at this, but I do think I have done this correctly, ...

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Simple Database Viewer and Search Tool

I've exported all the old orders out of our old store into a mySQL DB. Anyone know of a simple project or web based app that will let you search all fields with a wildcard? So if I type in sha automatically any results with those letters would popup. This would be similar to dbman but with mys...

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Opensource reporting services?

Are there any free and opensource reporting services which we can deploy in a web server, and which wouldn't require any licensing. Actually I'd be interested in the whole framework/toolkit, report designing, viewing, and hosting. It should be able to pull data from mssql database servers.

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NSTask or equivalent for iPhone

I've an open source project (gdal) that I want to compile and run as part of an iOS app. I had been expecting to use NSTask but I see now that it was removed in iOS 3.0. I've also seen elsewhere that running external applications, though this would be a resource in my app's bundle, is not allowed...

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There is any .NET open source desktop media player?

I want to customize my own media player, but I would rather do it in C#. There is any .NET open source media player, so I will not start from scratch?

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How to limit the effect of client modifications to production systems

Our shop has developed a few WEB/SMS/DB solution for a dozen client installations. The applications have some real-time performance requirements, and are just good enough to function properly. The problem is that the clients (owners of the production servers) are using the same server/database fo...

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Does access to OSS promote better code design and programming?

I find myself viewing the source code for OSS projects like Spring, Hibernate, Google Collections, Commons Collections and recently the JDK's concurrent utils (well the entire JDK actually). I find myself learning quite a bit from seeing how such code is written -- without any sense as to wheth...

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Running an Open Source project in .NET C#

We have developed an application in C# .NET WPF Office which we are about to Open Source. I'd be interested in the objective factors that we can address to increase the likelihood of success. It's a domain application on top of the MS stack, so we would be particularly interested in any experienc...

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When is mono a good choice over .net?

When is using mono a good choice over using .net for developing a production system? The upfront cost of the tooling is zero, but how does the total cost of development using mono compare to using .net? What is the sweetspot for adopting mono.?

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web based FTP help needed

I am looking for a web based FTP client for our clients that is password protected, they can upload & download files. Each client must have a user/pass to login into their folders. Any reccomendation of open source would be very much appreciated

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Favourite Open Source Google App Engine apps (Java or Python)

To learn from good examples, what are the best open source Google App Engine applications out there? I don't care if it is Java or Python based. Please one app per answer. Feel free to add a link to the live app (if there is) and to the project page.