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by Midas
Sun May 19, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: Bat to Exe Converter
Replies: 12
Views: 11783

Re: Bat to Exe Converter

Point to ZeroNet source but make our mirrors, perhaps, with Virustotal checking... :|
by Midas
Sun May 19, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: Hardware vulnerabilities resources
Replies: 2
Views: 178

Re: Hardware vulnerabilities resources

billon wrote: In Austria
Right, in Austria. Corrected. :mrgreen:
by Midas
Sat May 18, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Resources & Links
Topic: Hardware vulnerabilities resources
Replies: 2
Views: 178

Hardware vulnerabilities resources

CPU.fail (https://cpu.fail/) is a site with information and detection tools for various hardware vulnerabilities, supported by the Graz University of Technology in Austria. Currently, the main page shows info about the following: ZombieLoad RIDL Fallout Store-To-Leak Forwarding Meltdown UC Q: Can m...
by Midas
Sat May 18, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Windows 9 is... Windows 10
Replies: 295
Views: 846731

Re: Windows 9 is... Windows 10

It's in the news... Microsoft is warning users of older versions of Windows to urgently apply a Windows Update today to protect against a potential widespread attack. The software giant has patched a critical remote code execution vulnerability in Remote Desktop Services that exists in Windows XP, W...
by Midas
Wed May 15, 2019 3:34 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: HashMyFiles
Replies: 8
Views: 7455

Re: HashMyFiles

siegfried wrote: time to implement Blake2b? It's faster e more secure: https://blake2.net/
While I agree on principle, let it be noted that the same applies to most hashers posted at TPFC.
by Midas
Wed May 15, 2019 3:22 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: SwiftSearch
Replies: 34
Views: 22305

Re: SwiftSearch

... the closest thing to an official changelog. I really value that data as it tends to illustrate an active/healthy project and sometimes shows a direction. Ditto . Here's the same logic applied to current thread posts... v6.2 (2018-04-12) https://www.portablefreeware.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=89...
by Midas
Sun May 12, 2019 4:50 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Presentation - draft site intro
Replies: 4
Views: 1207

Re: Presentation - draft site intro

Great work. 8) I'd touch the formulation here and there but nothing big or important. Just one issue with the main focus on settings portability: from where I stand, it's rather means to an end. Let me try to make it clearer. Often, programs give users different levels of oversight over the data the...
by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Portable Freeware Discussion
Topic: Firefox Portable
Replies: 115
Views: 209014

Re: Firefox Portable

SYSTEM wrote: I can see Mozilla implementing an option to disable the ping attribute, but not more than that.
Which they should have done already, IMHO. :|
by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Chit-Chat
Topic: Linux distro for a novice
Replies: 49
Views: 56521

Re: Linux distro for a novice

Here's a piece of interesting news, considering the price bracket of most Chromebooks: At Google I/O in Mountain View, Google quietly let slip that "all devices [Chromebook] launched this year will be Linux-ready right out of the box." @ www.zdnet.com /article/all-chromebooks-will-also-be-linux-lapt...
by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: Etcher - cross-platform image burner for USB/SD cards
Replies: 5
Views: 5326

Re: Etcher - cross-platform image burner for USB/SD cards

Etcher v1.5.35 released (changelog at github.com/balena-io/etcher/blob/master/CHANGELOG.md).

Funnily enough... :|
v1.5.35 (2019-05-10)

Downgrade electron 4.1.5 -> 3.1.9
by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: Crow Translate (online language utility)
Replies: 1
Views: 713

Crow Translate (online language utility)

Crow Translate (https://crow-translate.github.io/) is a FOSS multi-platform (Windows and Linux) translation program, distributed under a GPL license. I haven't tested Crow Translate portability yet but I don't expect it to be natively portable given it's Qt based -- expect the usual Trolltech regis...
by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: PeaZip - archive/compression
Replies: 19
Views: 15965

Re: PeaZip - archive/compression

Topic update: PeaZip v6.8.0 released (changelog at http://www.peazip.org/changelog.html).

And here's how it looks nowadays:

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by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: SwiftSearch
Replies: 34
Views: 22305

Re: SwiftSearch

Trying to make sense of the whole SwiftSearch history timeline, I scraped every ' README.md ' present in its files folders at SF.net and cobbled together what would be the closest thing to an official changelog. :| FTR, here it is (and also at https://pastebin.com/7cJ1WFPa): # Version 7.4.2 README.t...
by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: Freeware That Are Not Portable
Topic: FRSSystemWatch (system monitor utility)
Replies: 0
Views: 410

FRSSystemWatch (system monitor utility)

I haven't tested FRSSystemWatch (http://www.fourthray.com/Products/FRSSystemWatch/) but it shows promise as a possible alternative freeware tool for portability checking, so I decided to make a quick post about it. FRSSystemWatch shows what is going on in your computer. Monitors and reports changes ...
by Midas
Sat May 11, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: Portable Freeware Submission
Topic: LosslessCut - no re-encode video cutting
Replies: 5
Views: 3449

Re: LosslessCut - no re-encode video cutting

LosslessCut v2.2.0 released (changelog and download at https://github.com/mifi/lossless-cut/releases).