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authorP. J. McDermott <>2013-11-01 11:22:34 (EDT)
committer P. J. McDermott <>2013-11-01 11:22:34 (EDT)
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projects/index.mdwn: Describe ProteanOS programs.
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ProteanOS is a fully-free BusyBox/Linux-libre operating system binary
distribution designed for embedded applications. Within this project, I'm
also developing a number of programs, including:
- - [opkbuild](
- - [opkhelper](
- - [markdownbook](
- - [pro-archman](
- - [prokit](
+ - [opkbuild](
+ opkbuild is a distibution build system – a set of tools for building
+ software packages. From source packages it builds binary packages for use
+ with the [opkg package manager](
+ - [opkhelper](
+ opkhelper is a collection of utilities to help build software packages
+ using opkbuild. opkhelper is inspired by
+ [debhelper](, a similar set of
+ programs written primarily by Joey Hess for Debian.
+ - [markdownbook](
+ The Text::MarkdownBook Perl distribution builds HTML and plain text books
+ with multiple chapters and appendices from Markdown-formatted source
+ files. It supports HTML templating, intersection links, and automatic
+ generation of tables of contents.
+ - [pro-archman](
+ This is pro-archman, the ProteanOS Archive Manager.
+ pro-archman manages packages in an archive laid out as explained in the
+ [specification](
+ - [prokit](
+ This is prokit, the ProteanOS Development Kit.
* [ssic (Server Side Includes Compiler)](ssic/):
ssic processes HTML documents with SSI directives formatted as SGML
comments. It can be used to process documents without an HTTP server for