Created 14 Dec 2000 at 03:53 UTC by Fefe.Homepage: http://www.fefe.de/fgetty/
Freshmeat page: http://www.fefe.de/projects/fgetty/
Initially, fgetty was just a mingetty clone. Why clone mingetty? Because fgetty is much smaller. The name is kind of lame, but I did not find a name that sounded smaller than mingetty.
fgetty links against the diet libc to achieve the small footprint.
I recently (December 2000) added a login to fgetty. My login uses checkpassword, a cool concept for pluggable authentication from DJ Bernstein, to authenticate users.
This project has the following developers:
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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If you're a C programmer with some spare time, take a look at the mod_virgule project page and help us with one of the tasks on the ToDo list!