Home page > Capacity building > Online tools
Free Software Ressources - Free Software FoundationThe Free Software Directory is a project of the Free Software Foundation (FSF) and United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).This site catalog useful free software that runs under free operating systems — particularly the GNU operating system and its GNU/Linux variants. Licenses are verified for each and every program listed in this directory.
As part of theirefforts to promote software freedom, theycollect and organize information provided by their supporters that will be of use to people who want to use free software effectively or to persuade others to use it.
Free Software Directory: searchable directory of over 5,000 free software packages
Free GNU/Linux distributions: Full operating systems that are recommended by the FSF because they are exclusively free software
Jobs in Free Software: Job advertisements of interest to free software supporters
Hardware Database: A listing of hardware that supports free software
Service Directory: A directory of people offering their free software services for hire
Press and Publicity: News notes and press releases related to the FSF and free software
Testimonials: Community reports of successful free software usage from all areas of computing
Free BIOS: Links to lists of motherboards that are known to support a Free BIOS
File Formats: Information on installing and using FSF recommended file formats
Free software advocacy materials: Handouts and graphics that might be helpful to you when speaking to people about free software
GNU Speakers: People who can speak about GNU and free software at your event
Other free software resources: Links to a variety of other resources at gnu.org
For further information, please visit Free Software foundation’s website.
The most recent articles :
Contact IPAO : IPAO - 6 rue Calmette, BP 21132 Dakar, Senegal
Tel : (221) 33 849.16.66 | Fax : (221) 33 822.17.61 | Email : contact AT cipaco.org ("AT" mis pour @)