Free Software Foundation!

Join now


From Free Software Directory
Jump to: navigation,

Moodss (the Modular Object Oriented Dynamic SpreadSheet) displays data described and updated in modules loaded at startup time or dynamically. Data is displayed in tables, but users can create graphical viewers, summary tables, free text viewers, and threshold entries from table cells. Moodss has full drag'n'drop support in the UI, and comes with numerous modules for system, database, network, and other types of monitoring. New modules can be developed in Tcl, Perl, Python, or C. A monitoring daemon (moomps) for UNIX is included: it activates emails and scripts upon threshold conditions and monitors data over time, via storage in a MySQL or any ODBC compliant database, for post analysis by common software (spreadsheets, for example).


User and developer guide available in HTML format from


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey20 December 2001

Leaders and contributors

Jean-Luc Fontaine Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use Tcl/Tk version 8.3.1 or above (; tkTable version 2.7 or above (; the latest BLT library version 2.4u or above
Weak prerequisite tcllib 1.0 or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 24 October 2007.


Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.

Personal tools