A Fake Progress Bar for your desktop. Ever wanted your computer to look busy so that you could do something else? Read the paper perhaps? Stare into space? Features include fully cutomizable titles, icons, button, speed and progress messages. It can also disable your screensaver. Freeware.
Allin1, all in one monitoring dockapplet FREE Allin1 is a dock applet for FluxBox, BlackBox,WMaker and other WM which monitors CPU load, memory and swap usage, battery and power status, disk space, ethernet/PPP interfaces and Seti@Home progress bar. Download
FP-QInterface FREE Command-line or named pipe based program, that shows notifications similar to Growl or Snarl. Apart from showing a text message, one may, for instance, define onClick-actions or show a progress bar that can be updated via command line/a named pipe. Download
gtk start message FREE This little program displays a GTK window with a message and a progress bar while launching any program . This can be usefull on slow PC to start big programs like Netscape or Star Office. exemple: gtkstartmsg netscape 10 "netscape loading..." Download