This article was first written in November 2005 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/303).
GAP, alias the GNOME Advanced Preferences.
Pessulus, a lockdown editor for GNOME.
COG alias the Configurator for GNOME, a program for editing advanced GNOME settings in an easy way.
Sabayon, a system administration tool to manage GNOME desktop settings.
Java Desktop System Configuration Manager, a centralized management of configuration settings for Java Desktop System deployments.