NewsForge: GRAMPS Got Roots
Jan 28, 2005, 08:30 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Barr)
"I have good news. If you're interested in tracing your
roots--I'm speaking ancestry here, not super user accounts--you're
in luck. Linux is blessed with a number of free software tools for
doing just that. I've been learning my way around one of them the
past couple of weeks. GRAMPS is easy to use, produces a variety of
reports, handles GED files with ease, and allows you to add notes,
photos, and other data to individuals in your database.
"Citing its web site, 'GRAMPS is a genealogical application, the
name being an acronym for Genealogical Research and Analysis
Management Programming System...'"