Software Mirrors

ibiblio (then called SunSITE) began mirroring open source software in 1992, and was one of only three such repositories available on the internet. Now almost 30 years later mirroring and open source software has evolved.

The list represents software mirrors that ibiblio currently hosts, or used to host. In the event that we don't currently host a mirror, a link to the software's homepage is provided.


The Apache Project comprises the popular Apache web server, the Cocoon 2 XML publishing framework, the Jakarta Tomcat servlet tools, and more.


The Comprehensive Perl Archive Network provides a large collection of Perl software and documentation.


The Comprehensive TeX Archive Network provides the most complete and up-to-date TeX-related software.

We host and mirror many Linux distributions. Please see our distributions page for a complete list.

DOSEMU is a linux application that enables the Linux OS to run many DOS programs.


Not eggdrop soup, an eggdrop robot ( commonly called a bot ) is a program that does things automatically on IRC.

Fortran-related software and utilities.

Galeon is a GNOME Web browser based on gecko (the mozilla rendering engine). Inactive mirror.


The GNOME project has built a complete free and easy-to-use desktop environment for pretty much any Linux or BSD user, as well as a powerful application framework for the software developer. Inactive mirror.


The GNU Project was launched in 1984 to develop a complete Unix-like operating system which is free software: the GNU system.


GRASS GIS (Geographic Resources Analysis Support System) is an Open Source/Free Software Geographical Information System (GIS) with raster, topological vector, image processing, and graphics production functionality that operates on various platforms through a graphical user interface and shell in X-Windows. It is released under GNU General Public License (GPL).

GTK libraries, applications, and language mirror

ht://dig is a robust World Wide Web-based indexing and retrieval system.


KDE is a powerful Open Source graphical desktop environment for Unix workstations. It combines ease of use, contemporary functionality, and outstanding graphical design with the technological superiority of the Unix operating system.

This is the primary site for the Linux kernel source, but it has much more than just kernels., by Lee McLoughlin, is a perl script which duplicates a directory hierarchy between two machines. It avoids copying files unnecessarily by comparing the file time-stamps and file sizes before transferring.

SSL/TLS integration into Apache using the OpenSSL libraries. Inactive mirror.

mozdev comprises a group of developers dedicated for contributing to...

Mozilla is an open-source web browser, designed for standards compliance, performance and portability.


OpenCSW aims to produce an easy to use open source software distribution installable on top of Solaris and Solaris-based systems, developed by a transparent and democratic community.


OpenSSH is an open-sourced implementation of the SSH protocol. Inactive mirror.


OpenSSL is an open source SSL and TLS toolkit and general purpose cryptography library.

Open Office

Open Office is an open-sourced office suite that will run on many platforms.


ProFTPD is a secure and configurable FTP server which takes Apache-style directives.


rsync is an open source utility that provides fast incremental file transfer.


Ruby is an object-oriented interpreted scripting language for quick and easy programming.


Samba is an Open Source/Free Software suite that provides seamless file and print services to SMB/CIFS clients.


the DataFellows ssh client / server system

Sun Freeware

This is a mirror of the Sun Freeware Project. Inactive mirror.


Ted is a text processor running under X Windows on Unix/Linux systems. Inactive mirror.


teTeX is a complete TeX distribution for UNIX compatible systems.


XEmacs is a highly customizable open source text editor and application development system.

X libs
the X window management system
Software Mirrors