Freshmeat page: http://www.freshmeat.net/projects/dbtcp/
dbtcp is a package of libraries which provides applications on Linux access to ODBC datasources on remote machines running Windows. It allows a Linux application to access data held on MS SQL Server on NT, and includes a command line client and a DBD driver. The current distribution features extensions for PHP and Perl.
License: GNU General Public License (GPL)
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.
Keep up with the latest Advogato features by reading the Advogato status blog.
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!