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TuxCards is the notebook for TuxFreaks and for everyone who likes to use it or finds it useful during his or her work and play. Tu
TuxCards is the notebook for TuxFreaks and for everyone who likes to use it or finds it useful during his or her work and play.
TuxCards is a hierarchical notebook. That was created out of the desire to let my own chaos of papers, notes, and post-it's vanish. Those items are useful but the chaos I produced was not.
Now, regular digital notebooks do already exist in lots of different shapes, there - similar to real notebooks - I found it quite difficult to keep track of my entries and to sort them.
Through a friend I got to know CueCards; this is a really nice program that exists for Windows. Since I am using Linux almost permanently, I got the idea to write a similar tool for myself and let every Linux/Unix user share it.
Here are some key features of "TuxCards":
Notes can be composed using richtext elements.
There are no theoretical/practical limits on the tree-depth, on the quantity of the items and on the size of the notes.
At every start, TuxCards will automatically load your last datas.
The tree-structure (on the left side) is also reproduced as it was found at your last saving.
Drag & Drop of entries between completely different TuxCards applications is possible. Just try it.
Create notes with an expiration date.
Encryption using MD5 and BlowFish.
Customizable icons: All icons used within the gui may be exchanged.
Cactus-Support, expandable with own flower images.
Command line options (try tuxcards -h).
Support of cygwin version as well of a statically linked binary.
What's New in This Release:
File encryption was implemented.
This encrypts all the entries in the file and requires a password on load.
This feature is accessible through the toolbar, the File menu, and a shortcut (Ctrl+E).
The text color for a single note or subtree of notes was changed.
New entries get the subtree color of the parent, if set.
A statusbar item was added for total number of notesitems.
A dialog box was added under the About menu to show current keyboard shortcuts.
Multiple bugs were fixed.
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