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System Name: probity
Name: Probity, the web proxy filter.
Group Type: non-GNU software and documentation

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This project is not part of the GNU Project.

Probity is a proxy filter designed for mainly non-profits and schools, but can be used by anyone. This project is in secondary planning and initial voting. Active leading by project admin is now taking place to move the project foward quickly. Probity is now taking feature requests to shape together a ruleset and banlist philosopy, while also creating those files and doing inital testing. Soon will do polls and votes on what to discuss and build next. -- please use the tech support to request features in this planning stage. <br><br>Current planned protocols support web-browsing, chat, and file transfering methods. <br>Programming languages: c/c++, perl, php, (possibly assembly). <br>Software platforms / librarys under consideration: ReactOS, FreeBSD, GNU Hurd, FileType, HalfLife Firewall, iptables, OpenAntiVirus Project, Gentoo Linux Distro, Webmin.
<br>Testbed Platforms Under Development: Privoxy, SquidGuard, MBrola, Apache.<br>Planned Distro Methods: Source, Compiled, SRPM, RPM, Modified Linux Distro.
<br>Test Forum 2:
IRC Channel: irc://

Registration Date: Mon 05 Aug 2002 02:29:59 AM UTC
License: GNU Lesser General Public License
Development Status: 1 - Planning


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Dormant Period
     posted by corbius, Thu 07 Aug 2003 05:13:28 PM UTC - 0 replies

The project will continue to be dormant for hopefully only a few more months until I get get all the servers that we need up and going. I have been able to get some sponsorship programs going for the web hosting we will need. We do however need to ...

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IRC Channel of Freenode
     posted by corbius, Wed 23 Apr 2003 02:50:38 AM UTC - 0 replies

The irc channel #probity has been registered on freenode you can access it via: irc://

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     posted by corbius, Wed 23 Apr 2003 02:28:16 AM UTC - 0 replies

Just about got new various plan files done. Been doing research on antivirus and firewall software. Right now im in the picking of what filetype detection library to use. Incorporation drafting/revising is near completion for incorporating. I'm ...

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Browsers/Mozilla Branch Added
     posted by corbius, Tue 01 Apr 2003 03:34:49 AM UTC - 0 replies

The branch browsers with the sub branch mozilla has been added. Along with the branch mozilla files and code for the mozilla browsers will be released. Most importantly one of the XUL ("ZOO/EW/EL" "ZULE") applications will include a panic button with hopefully soon access keys for it and an optional submission to the probity project to be reviewed for addition to the black list.

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