Other Software

Self-signed OpenSSL certificates with alternative names

Generate OpenSSL certificates for your host (for use with mail, web, etc.)

Improve security: Logcheck

Mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the administrator.

Gathering server statistics: collectd

Systems & network statistics collection daemon written in C for performance.

Speech synthesis support: Festival

The Festival Speech Synthesis System is a general multi-lingual text-to-speech system for Unix platforms.

WINE for 32/64bit FreeBSD

Windows programs running in Wine act as native programs would, running without the performance or memory usage penalties of an emulator, with a similar look and feel to other applications on your desktop.

Virtualization: VirtualBox

VirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for enterprise as well as home use.

Remote desktops: Remmina

Remmina is a remote desktop client written in GTK+, aiming to be useful for system administrators and travellers, who need to work with lots of remote computers in front of either large monitors or tiny netbooks.

Create FreeBSD bootable media

Short howto on creating -STABLE branch bootable media.

DirectAdmin: Web control panel

A howto on updating installed DirectAdmin's and FreeBSD ports, as well as installing and integrating new FreeBSD ports.