Leaving the (proprietary) cloud - a draft roadmap

Service

OpenSource Alternative

Packaged for debian?

Comments

Category

google reader (RSS)

tiny rss

ITP : 440602

flickr

gallery

Yes

for squeeze, only gallery1 available (no gallery2 and gallery3 not yet packaged)

flickr

zoph

Yes

flickr

zenphoto

Needs RFP or ITP

flickr

piwigo

Yes

self-hosted

imageshack

chevereto

Needs RFP or ITP

self-hosted

gmail

imap + webmail + offlineimap

Yes

wordpress

self-hosted wordpress

Yes

delicious

scuttle

Yes

delicious

semantic scuttle

No

dropbox

sparkleshare

ITP 597053

dropbox

ifolder

ITP 273303

twitter

self-hosted statusnet

ITP : 491723

self-hosted talking to other self-hosted

twitter

Freenet with Sone plugin

ITP : 481163

self-hosted talking to other self-hosted

identica

self-hosted statusnet

ITP : 491723

self-hosted talking to other self-hosted

brdfdr

distributed messaging

ITP : ??

http://www.brdfdr.com

distributed

last.fm

libre.fm

Needs RFP or ITP

gtalk

ejabberd, jabber, prosody

Yes

gtalk webbased

jabbix

needs RFP or ITP

google calendar

davical or radicale

Perhaps egroupware too (but I am sceptical about it). Chandler (449033) looks promising too.

film log

filmaster

Needs RFP or ITP

film log

videodb

Needs RFP or ITP

http://www.videodb.net/ Lighter alternative for filmaster

google search

yacy

RFP : 452422

Java base - too heavy for embedded device

google search

seeks

ITP 589037

http://www.seeks-project.info/site/ C++ should be lighter than yacy

google search

surfraw

yes

http://surfraw.alioth.debian.org/

skype

Jabber + Jingle

Yes

skype

SIP Witch

ITP: 618427

facebook

Appleseed

no

http://appleseedproject.org/ fully decentralised, written in PHP

facebook

diaspora

ITP : 597093

self-hosted talking to proprietary equivalents

facebook

onesocialweb

Needs RFP or ITP

http://onesocialweb.org/

facebook

owncloud

Needs RFP or ITP

http://owncloud.org/

part of kde social desktop initiative

music streaming sites

ampache

Yes

music streaming sites

Music Player Daemon

Yes

music streaming sites

tin can jukebox

Needs RFP or ITP

music streaming sites

subsonic

RFP : 592440

http://www.subsonic.org/

music streaming sites

zina

Needs RFP or ITP

http://www.pancake.org/zina/

cloud backups

dirvish + httpd

Yes

Requires large HDD

cloud backups

backuppc

Yes

cloud backups

luckybackup

Yes

Gmail/Gapps/Google Reader

Claros inTouch

remember the milk

ukolovnik

Yes

pretty basic todo manager (old and unmaintained)

remember the milk

Kolab

Yes

Groupware server supporting multiple mail clients with to-do lists

remember the milk

?OrgMode

Yes

Powerful user friendly distributed (via vcs) cli based to-do list (could be configured with minimal-conf defaults)

megaupload

jyraphe

Needs RFP or ITP

http://home.gna.org/jyraphe/

self-hosted

teamspeak

mumble

Yes

google analytics

piwik

Needs RFP or ITP

http://piwik.org/

Good source : http://autonomo.us/wiki/Wish_list