IMDbPY is a Python package useful to retrieve and manage the data of the IMDb movie database about movies, people, characters and companies. Platform-independent, it can retrieve data from both the IMDb's web server and a local copy of the whole db.
DAXFi is a Python package that helps configure several different kinds of firewalls in a consistent way. The rules are described in XML. It comes with a Python package, useful to build other applications and includes some useful example programs.
RunPON is a Python application useful to establish a network connection calling the pon/poff scripts. It shows the connection time and periodically checks if the network interface is still up.
It can run in a stand-alone window (with a status icon in the tray) or as a Gnome panel applet.
JRainWords is a Java program useful in teaching children how to use a computer keyboard.
It works with Linux, Windows and with every other platform supported by the SUN Java 2 Virtual Machine 1.4.0. The words in the default list are English, but can be easily replaced (a file with Italian words is included).
IPlib is a Python module useful to convert amongst many different notations and to manage couples of address/netmask in the CIDR notation. Some example scripts ('ipconv', 'nmconv' and 'cidrinfo') are included.