- Gallery Project
developer = Bharat Mediratta
latest_release_version = 2.2.6
operating_system = Cross Platform
license = GPL
website = [http://gallery.menalto.com/ gallery.menalto.com]
The Gallery Project is an
open sourceproject enabling management and publication of digital photographs and other media through a PHP-enabled web server. Photo manipulation includes automatic thumbnails, resizing, rotation, and flipping, among other things. Albums can be organized hierarchically and individually controlled by administrators or privileged users.
In addition to Gallery 2.x, Gallery 1.x continues to be developed. The latter's current release version is 1.5.7 (
August 16, 2007). Gallery 2.0 was publicly released on September 13, 2005.
The Gallery Project has also released a "Gallery
Virtual Appliance", which allows users to test the current versions of both Gallery 1 and Gallery 2. [http://gallery.menalto.com/Gallery_Appliance_1.1]
*PHP — version 4.3.0 or greater
*Image processing library — for image manipulations, either
ImageMagickor NetPBM. Version 2 also works with GD graphics libraryand GraphicsMagick.
*Database server, for version 2 only —
MySQL3.x, 4.x or 5.x, PostgreSQL7.x or 8.x, Oracle 9i or 10g, DB2 8.2, Microsoft SQL Server2005
O'Reilly"Linux Multimedia Hacks: Tips & Tools for Taming Images, Audio, and Video", by Kyle Rankin. ISBN 0596100760 [http://books.google.com/books?id=8DIpdy0gyNYC&pg=PA287&dq=%22gallery+project%22+php&sig=EtPaYD5uXNHXRHNbxoYtzgzKac0]
* [http://gallery.menalto.com/ Official Website]
* [http://codex.gallery2.org Official Gallery Documentation Site]
* [http://codex.gallery2.org/index.php/G1-G2_Comparison Numerous features listed in comparison between Gallery 1 and Gallery 2]
* [http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,1759,2090787,00.asp "The Best Free Software"] , January 31 2007
*http://gallery.menalto.com/node/157#comments Potential source on history of the project, as it pertains to EZPrints, legal disputes.
* [http://g2-sites.com/ Directory of Gallery Powered Websites]
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