Leaving the (proprietary) cloud - a draft roadmap

Please review this list to categorize it on the FreedomBox/ExampleProjects page, striking them as "done".

Service

FreeSoftware Alternative

Packaged for debian?

Comments

Category

google reader (RSS)

tiny tiny rss

intent

not optimised for low-end devices - multi user

google reader (RSS)

rsslounge

no

single user

google reader (RSS)

Rnews

no

Supports multiple users, and an optional default user for public-viewable feeds

flickr

gallery

Yes

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

flickr

zoph

Yes

flickr

zenphoto

no

flickr

piwigo

Yes

self-hosted

flickr

llgal

Yes

self-hosted

flickr

openphoto

No

imageshack

chevereto

no

self-hosted

gmail

imap + webmail + offlineimap

Yes

gmail

SOGo

intent

wordpress

self-hosted wordpress / ikiwiki

Yes

wordpress

self-hosted serendipity

Yes

wordpress

self-hosted pyblosxom

Yes

delicious

scuttle

Yes

delicious

semantic scuttle

Yes

dropbox

sparkleshare

intent

dropbox

ifolder

intent

dropbox

dvcs-autosync

Yes

twitter

self-hosted statusnet

intent

self-hosted talking to other self-hosted

twitter

Freenet with Sone plugin

intent

self-hosted talking to other self-hosted

identica

self-hosted statusnet

intent

self-hosted talking to other self-hosted

brdfdr

distributed messaging

no

http://www.brdfdr.com

distributed

last.fm

libre.fm

no

last.fm

vagalume

yes

last.fm

zomg

yes

gravatar.com

self-hosted Libravatar

No

http://www.libravatar.org

self-hosted (federated)

gtalk

ejabberd, jabber, prosody

Yes

gtalk webbased

jabbix (meant jappix?)

no

gtalk webbased

jappix

intent

self-hosted

google calendar

davical

Yes

google calendar

radicale

Yes

google calendar

calendarserver

Yes

google calendar

Chandler

request

google calendar

SOGo

intent

google calendar

citadel-suite

Yes

http://www.citadel.org/doku.php?id=features

google documents

etherpad

No

google documents

citadel-suite

Yes

google documents

sobby, infinoted(current)

Yes

google documents

webodf

No

film log

filmaster

no

film log

videodb

no

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

google search

yacy

request

Java base - too heavy for embedded device

google search

seeks

intent

http://www.seeks-project.info/site/ C++ should be lighter than yacy but needs a distributed p2p crawler to off the Cloud, maybe Grub.org if C#, Yacy if Java for a stand-alone client

google search

surfraw

yes

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

skype

Jabber + Jingle

Yes

skype

SIP Witch

intent

facebook

Appleseed

no

http://appleseedproject.org/ fully decentralised, written in PHP (no longer active?)

facebook

diaspora

intent

self-hosted talking to proprietary equivalents

facebook

friendica

intent

http://friendica.com/

transport encryption, privacy,security, photo albums, private mail, richtext status (any length), geotags, federate with ostatus, diaspora and other

facebook

onesocialweb

no

http://onesocialweb.org/

facebook

owncloud

no

http://owncloud.org/

part of kde social desktop initiative

facebook

Wave-OT-XMPP

no

http://primarypad.com/OeMj2ZnZqo all participants are fully decentralized, some - with advanced security and p2p privacy schemes, some can be built upon Camlistore or Tahoe-LAFS kind of persistence

federated, distributed, self-hosted, desktop and web-clients

facebook

newebe

No

http://newebe.org/ (python, couchdb)

video streaming sites

Swarmplayer

No

http://swarmplayer.p2p-next.org/

distributed

music streaming sites

ampache

Yes

music streaming sites

Music Player Daemon

Yes

music streaming sites

tin can jukebox

no

music streaming sites

subsonic

request

http://www.subsonic.org/

music streaming sites

zina

no

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

cloud backups

dirvish + httpd

Yes

Requires large HDD

cloud backups

backuppc

Yes

cloud backups

luckybackup

Yes

cloud backups

deja-dup

Yes

Gmail/Gapps/Google Reader

Claros inTouch

no

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)

remember the milk

mytinytodo

No

http://www.mytinytodo.net/ very light php/sqlite/ajax/jquery todo list

megaupload

jyraphe

no

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

self-hosted

megaupload

FileZ

no

https://github.com/UAPV/FileZ

self-hosted

teamspeak

mumble

Yes

google analytics

piwik

no

http://piwik.org/

Hosting, Mail and IRC

I2P

intent

http://www.i2p2.de/

General purpose P2P darknet with lots of services

doodle

selectricity

No

http://selectricity.org/ http://gitorious.org/selectricity

doodle

dudle

No

https://dudle.inf.tu-dresden.de/

doodle

pleft

No

http://code.google.com/p/pleft/

doodle

papillon

No

http://blog.peacefrogs.net/nim/papillon/

doodle

studs

No

http://studs.u-strasbg.fr/

Google Calculator

lastcalc

No

https://github.com/sanity/LastCalc/wiki/OpenSourceAnnouncement

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


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