Projects / Ants Alarm

Ants Alarm

Ants Alarm is an alarm tool designed to be used from cron to sound an alarm at a time set in the user's crontab file.


Recent releases

  •  25 Jan 2004 11:46

    Release Notes: In this version, support for VC and PTS consoles was added in better way, and an option to play Real Media files (using trplayer) was added.

    •  17 Sep 2002 00:13

      Release Notes: This release adds support for fcron.

      •  18 Jan 2002 19:25

        Release Notes: A new --nobeep option to disable beeping, and a variable to set terminal device name (e.g., "tty" for Linux, "pts" for others, etc.).

        •  17 Jan 2002 09:46

          Release Notes: In this release alarm.hlp (the help file) and Bird.wav (default alarm sound) are now installed in ${prefix}/share/alarm instead of ${prefix}/bin

          •  16 Oct 2000 12:22

            Release Notes: It is now written in the bash shell scripting language instead of C++. A bug that would make Ants Alarm try to display an alarm to an nonexistent device was fixed. The audio file can now be a WAV, MIDI, or MP3 file.


            Project Spotlight


            A Fluent OpenStack client API for Java.


            Project Spotlight

            TurnKey TWiki Appliance

            A TWiki appliance that is easy to use and lightweight.