Open source software is software whose source code is published and made available to the public, enabling anyone to copy, modify and redistribute the source code without paying royalties or fees. Open source code evolves through community cooperation. These communities are composed of individual ...

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
27 views

Create a website clone under GPL [closed]

If I create a clone of a website (for example, YouTube) by writing own code from scratch, can I release it under GPL? Will YouTube sue me? Of course the website colors and many features will be ...
2
votes
1answer
339 views

Prewritten App for Used Car Dealer? [closed]

Is there somewhere I can find a prewritten WebApp (with database) for a used car dealer? The application would need to support the following: Easy setup in a low cost Shared or Cloud Host Give ...
3
votes
3answers
356 views

How can I get started installing Buddycloud software to a hosted site?

I'm confused about how one hosts a Buddycloud (federated social networking software) channel. I downloaded the source code, but I'm not sure how to install it on my website. Most of the information ...
5
votes
3answers
179 views

Suggestions on a Music Server [closed]

We have been using gnump3d as the music server for some 3 years in our college. But as of now the development of it has stopped and it is not that much reliable anymore, as it crashes whenever the ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

OpenCart search engine optimization! [duplicate]

What kind of procedures would be important to optimize opencart webshop for car parts? Thanks in advance
0
votes
3answers
59 views

Does a system exist to facilitate virtual meetings and file sharing?

I'm looking for a system that is similar to an online classroom setup but allows for virtual meeting rooms with video/audio conferencing, and of course file sharing. I'm preferring an open source ...
4
votes
4answers
124 views

What would be a good web based open source or low cost learing collaboration tool for high school students? [closed]

Have about 60 kids that are working on a science projects in two groups. Each group would like a web portal where they can discuss topics relating to what they are building, post questions, pictures, ...
7
votes
9answers
851 views

Live chat solutions [closed]

What good live chat/live help solutions are available (preferably for use on a site hosted on a LAMP stack and free)? I'm looking for a way to allow our sales and customer service reps to talk ...
1
vote
0answers
99 views

Open Source website performance monitoring [closed]

I am looking for an Open Source solution to monitor my web sites' performance over time. More specifically, I am looking for something I can run on a server that will (on a continual basis) monitor ...
1
vote
2answers
641 views

Lightweight online opensource css editor - php [closed]

I'm looking for an online opensource editor for css files. It should have syntax highlighting. Also it should be easily integratable within php code. Edit: I need something like textarea that ...
1
vote
4answers
1k views

Digital Asset Management System

I am looking for an opensource web-based digital asset management system. My requirements are to create a web based system where users can upload and download .zip, .jpg, .png, .pdf, .doc, .xls etc. ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Airline Ticketing [closed]

How does airline ticketing works. Is there any software which we can integrate in client's existing CMS website to allow visitors to book airplane tickets through there existing system.
1
vote
1answer
126 views

What are applications like IdeaBox called?

I'm trying to figure out the generic name for systems that allows users to contribute with the development of new features. Kickass Torrents has a very interesting app in it's site named IdeaBox and ...
4
votes
6answers
513 views

I need an open source php social script, minus the social features

I need a script that can support basically only the profile part of a social site. Gallery Avatar Custom fields for the profile User activation must be authorized by an admin Is there something ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

any open-souce system for online ticket sale?

Hi All: Is there any open source project that can be used to build a on-line ticket sales system, like: ticketmaster or eventbrite etc..? Thanks!
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Source Forge: no more opensource web scripts? [closed]

Not sure if this is off-topic, but I remember SourceForge.net used to be a big repository of open source website scripts/software. You could usually find a script to accomplish anything you wanted, ...
1
vote
1answer
74 views

Open source login solution

Authentication is such a general problem, which most websites have to implement. There are a few commercial solutions, but all lack sufficient functionality to customize the registration process. ...
2
votes
2answers
366 views

Free open source feature request web site platform?

I am looking for a web platform where people can submit feature requests for software. Visitors should be able to up-vote feature requests, in order for software developers to see the most popular ...
1
vote
1answer
406 views

Should I be looking for an alternative to Zen Cart as my business grows?

I created a business website for a family business which is growing. It's my family, and I'm a software developer, but I don't want to rebuild the wheels or be a shopping cart programmer. For this ...
3
votes
2answers
179 views

Custom or Open Source CMS?

I am in the process of having our corporate site redeveloped. My problem is do I choose a bespoke CMS or open source solution? We have used a bespoke CMS in the past and it can be very limiting in ...
0
votes
0answers
233 views

Reservation System With Calendar Integration

I am working on a Website for a tour guide. I need an self-hosted online reservation system that supports Paypal payment processing. I also need it to have some sort of iCal/Google Calendar ...
2
votes
2answers
643 views

php+mysql account management software?

I need an account system added to my website as a plugin to all of my HTML pages. The account system plugin needs to,register new users, log in current users, remove users who want to disconnect ...
2
votes
1answer
195 views

Is it illegal to distribute a program that downloads YouTube videos? [closed]

I developed a plugin which allows people to download videos from YouTube. It's open-source if that matters. Is my plugin legal to distribute and use?
-1
votes
1answer
58 views

Which Opensource License i release my new Youtube video download Project so no one can ask me that this project is against youtube? [closed]

i have designed new opensource youtube video downloader but download videos from youtube is against youtube How can i make this type of message : This is opensource project that is used to download ...
1
vote
2answers
83 views

How to build a small personal-like community? [closed]

The target is to create a community where mostly people will have their own "vault". Like an enhanced diary system. Public areas will exist for some common operations, but mostly a user will get ...
1
vote
3answers
7k views

open source php hotel booking system

Anyone recommend a good open source hotel booking system built for a LAMP stack?
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Open source Rails/Sinatra/Ruby web mail client?

Is anyone aware of any? I'm specifically looking for any that are well maintained (in the Ruby community that generally means the source is availble on GitHub). Here's what I've found in my research: ...
4
votes
1answer
839 views

Is there a FOSS web app suitable for homeowners assocations?

I'm not quite sure where this question belongs, here or in SO, so please migrate this if appropriate. Overview The large homeowners association (HOA) that I live in could really benefit from ...
1
vote
0answers
46 views

Which free PHP based forum is the easiest to extend or customize? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What Forum Software should I use? I am looking to start a new forum, with a traditional forum layout (like webhostingtalk, for example). In this space, I know phpBB and ...
0
votes
1answer
65 views

Can I host my PHP app in such a way that users can verify the source code being used by the server?

I have worked with one other person created a mobile-optimized web proxy to the League of Legends Tribunal (a peer review system). Riot Games, the creators of LoL, made a really nice web interface ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

What free website system do you recommend to promote intepretation/translation services [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Content Management System (CMS) should I use? I am a business interpreter based in Hangzhou,China. I am considering to mount an independent website to promote my ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

How can I let the Open Source community know about a project that may help them?

I created a web app/service that I think can really help a lot of open source projects by giving them a free Q&A site. How can I let "them" (the projects creators) know that the service exists ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Public website to host a yellow-page like project [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I am working on a community project which is website served as a yellow page of shared artworks among students. At ...
1
vote
0answers
55 views

a good licence for a CMS? [closed]

Going over quite a bit of Open Source licenses on opensource.org I am still not very clear which one I should aim for. What I want the license to do is the following. Open Source license Initial ...
3
votes
1answer
399 views

Open source portal suited for enterprise websites

I'm doing some evaluation on Liferay vs JBoss GateIn Looking for community info on which is better suited from points of view of: Performance Features OOTB In-life maintenance I'm looking for ...
6
votes
2answers
1k views

Alternative to Instant Form Pro

I was looking for a PHP form generator this morning and ran across "Instant Form Pro" by Joel Comm (http://www.instantformpro.com). It looks like it offers what I'm looking for (easy to use quick form ...
4
votes
3answers
134 views

Is there a plugin directory software like Firefox Addon or Wordpress Plugin Directory

Nowadays browsers and content management systems all have the plugin/module/addon/theme systems for users to extend at their own will. Developers can also submit plugin to share the plugin with ...
1
vote
0answers
145 views

Free alternative to webmathematica [closed]

Does anyone know if there's any free / open-source alternative to webMathematica?
0
votes
1answer
108 views

Modify and Intergrate a custom MP3 Player

This is a Flash MP3 Player I have found on internet, and I was looking for his .fla file so I can modify it and add some text on it. Do you know where I can get the source of this flash player.
2
votes
2answers
100 views

is there any open source application like google code hosted in local server?

I'd like to setup such application in my company to host some small projects/tools, should have small wiki, source control integrated(svn,git...), bug track, summary..
0
votes
1answer
442 views

What is the best open source e-commerce application for services? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Content Management System (CMS) should I use? Normally e-commerce applications are designed for selling products. But I want to setup a website with an open source ...
6
votes
5answers
659 views

In search of open source alternative to Sharepoint

Looking for suggestions on a platform whether paid or open-source that would provide a intranet-like solution for document sharing, blog, events posting, etc. Google Apps/Doc is not an option, needs ...
2
votes
2answers
58 views

For hosting resellers, what's a good F/OSS ticketing system?

Been thinking about starting a hosting company through a reseller plan. What's a good F/OSS ticketing system that: securely separates my potential customers (can't have them seeing each other's ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

Picture Gallery & Message Forum [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which Content Management System (CMS) should I use? Any suggestions for both an Open Source Picture Gallery and also for a relatively simple Message Forum (only low ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

C# Open source album application

For privacy reasons, I'm searching for an open source album application I can host on my server, Is there such a project? In C#? I'd like to upload pictures, tag them, have privileges settings etc. ...
2
votes
3answers
171 views

Hosted version of Yahoo! answers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a free, open-source question and answer (Q&A) application similar to StackExchange? Does anyone know of a hosted version of Yahoo! Answers (or ...
1
vote
2answers
296 views

Royalty free, Open Source Data

Does anyone know of a site that lists various open source data feeds or data stores? By this I do not mean OS database applications like MySQL or Postgre, but royalty free sources of DATA. For ...
6
votes
1answer
443 views

Has anyone used Genetify for A/B testing

I'm working on a small project that will likely run on Wordpress, I always like to run some split testing to improve conversion rates for various goals. Typically if its a small site that I either ...
1
vote
1answer
212 views

Looking for recommendations for a server-side newsletter program

I'm currently using a server-side SQL based mailing list program called Php-List on multiple sites and it works fairly well. But installation and setup is quite cumbersome, quirky and the interface ...
0
votes
1answer
575 views

Any free skinable alternatives for Flowplayer for video playback?

Are there any good free skinable Flash video players, other than Flowplayer? I need something that works well in IE. Something open source would also be nice.