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9wm Plan 9 Windows Manager

9wm is a window manager for X which attempts to emulate the window management policies of Plan 9's 8-1/2 window manager. 9wm documentation


This was previously known as Bowman, by Bo Yang. It is based on the popular fvwm window manager, written by Robert Nation.It is designed to emulate some of the look and feel of the NEXTSTEP® user interface, while adding useful, requested, and neat features. AfterStep documentation (Must also get the xpm-3.4h)


Amanda is a backup system designed to archive many computers on a network to a single large-capacity tape drive. Amanda documentation


archie queries an archie anonymous FTP database looking for the specified string using the Prospero protocol. This client is based on Prospero version Beta.4.2 and is provided to encourage non-interactive use of the Archie servers

Arpwatch 2.0

Arpwatch is a tool that monitors ethernet activity and keeps a database of ethernet/ip address pairings. It also reports certain changes via email. Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory

Asedit 1.3.2

Asedit is an easy to use text editor for X Window System built around Motif Text widget. Version 1.3, international free Release.


Autoconf is a tool for producing shell scripts that automatically configure software source code packages to adapt to many kinds of UNIX-like systems. Autoconf documentation


Bash is an sh-compatible command language interpreter that executes commands read from the standard input or from a file. Bash also incorporates useful features from Korn and C shells (ksh and csh).


BIND is the Berkeley Internet Name Domain, originally written at U. C. Berkeley under a grant from U. S. Government. Versions from 4.9.3 onward have been sponsored by the Internet Software Consortium. BIND home page


Bing is a point-to-point bandwidth measurement tool (hence the 'b'), based on ping. Bing determines the real (raw, as opposed to available or average) throughput on a link by measuring ICMP echo requests roundtrip times for different packet sizes for each end of the link.


Binary utilities from the GNU archive binutils documentation


Bison is a general-purpose parser generator that converts a grammar description for an LALR(1) context-free grammar into a C program to parse that grammar. Bison Documentation


Cfengine is a language based system written by Mark Burgess, specifically designed for testing and configuring unix-like systems attached to a TCP/IP network. The idea of cfengine is to create a single file or set of configuration files which will describe the setup of every host on your network. CFengine documentation


chfn allows the user to change her real name, as printed by finger(1). If no user argument is given, the real name is changed for the person currently logged in.


The programme (two programmes really - but they're just links to each other) converts 48x48x1 images to and from a compressed format. The uncompressed images are expected to contain 48x48/4 (576) hex digits.


cpio copies files into or out of a cpio or tar archive, which is a file that contains other files plus information about them, such as their pathname, owner, timestamps, and access permissions. Cpio documentation


CVS is a version control system. Using it, you can record the history of your source files. Cvs documentation


This is version 1.85 of the Berkeley DB code.


You can use the `diff' command to show differences between two files, or each corresponding file in two directories. `diff' outputs differences between files line by line in any of several formats, selectable by command line options. Diffutils documentation

Elm 2.4, elm2.5-alpha3 (README)

Elm is an interactive screen-oriented mailer program that supersedes mail and mailx. Elm archive

Emacs 19.34b

GNU's emacs editor version 19.34. Emacs Documentation

Enscript 1.4

Enscript converts text files to PostScript and spools generated PostScript output to the specified printer or leaves it to file. Enscript can be easily extended to handle different output media and it has many options which can be used to customize printouts. GNU anrchive

Expect 5.2

Expect is a program that "talks" to other interactive programs according to a script. Following the script, Expect knows what can be expected from a program and what the correct response should be. An interpreted language provides branching and high-level control structures to direct the dialogue. Expect home page


The GNU basic UNIX utilities. Fileutils documentation


GNUS fastfind program. Maintains a database of files on machine to allow for faster access to file location. Findutils documentation


GNU Finger is a utility program designed to allow users of Unix hosts on the Internet network to get information about each other. It is a direct replacement for the Berkeley 4.3 finger code, although it produces different looking output and is designed to run on a wide variety of systems. Finger documentation

Fix-modes (Solaris 2.5,2.5.1)

Casper Dik's fixmodes program. Tightens the security of the default Solaris box. The program will list file that should have there permissions changed.


lex is a tool for generating scanners: programs which recognized lexical patterns in text. flex reads the given input files, or its standard input if no file names are given, for a description of a scanner to generate. The description is in the form of pairs of regular expressions and C code, called rules.Flex documentation


Flip is a file interchange program that converts text file formats between **IX and MS-DOS. It converts lines ending with carriage-return (CR) and linefeed (LF) to lines ending with just linefeed, or vice versa.


Ftptool is a windowed interface to ftp. It hides the interaction with ftp and the need for knowing commands like 'get' and 'put', and the difference between 'get' and 'mget'.


Fresco is an object-oriented user interface system for development of window-based applications. It is a design evolution of the InterViews toolkit. A drawing tool "fdraw" is included as well. Fresco documentation


Fvwm, developed by Robert Nation, seems to be the most ubiquitous of the virtual window-managers being used in recent memory (especially in the Linux community). It borrows heavily from Tom LaStrange's famous twm window manager. (Actually, any self-respecting window-manager will borrow from twm since it was the first ICCCM-compliant window-manager to be written.Fvwm home page (Must also get the xpm-3.4h and have X11R6.1)


Fvwm, developed by Robert Nation, seems to be the most ubiquitous of the virtual window-managers being used in recent memory (especially in the Linux community). It borrows heavily from Tom LaStrange's famous twm window manager. (Actually, any self-respecting window-manager will borrow from twm since it was the first ICCCM-compliant window-manager to be written.Fvwm home page (Must also get the xpm-3.4h)


Fvwm95 is a hack based on fvwm2.x. It tries to emulate the good features of a well known product without bloating the regular fvwm code. It has all the functionality of fvwm2, but with a different look, and an extra taskbar module. See the the FVWM-95 home page for more details. Fvwm 95 home page (Must also get the xpm-3.4h and have X11R6.1)

FVWM Icon Man

FvwmIconMan is an icon manager modeled after the TWM icon manager. The user may have multiple icon managers, each of which are armed with a list of window types which it manages. (Must also get the xpm-3.4h and have X11R6.1)

Firewall Tool Kit 2.0

The TIS Internet Firewall Toolkit is a set of programs and configuration practices designed to facilitate the building of network firewalls. Components of the toolkit, while designed to work together, can be used in isolation or can be combined with other firewall components. The toolkit software is designed to run on UNIX systems using TCP/IP with a Berkeley-style "socket" interface. Fwtk home page


The awk utility interprets a special-purpose programming language that makes it possible to handle simple data-reformatting jobs with just a few lines of code. Gawk documentation


Gcal - displays month / year calendar sheets, eternal holiday lists for Julian - and Gregorian years and fixed date warning lists; in many ways.


Gnu C, and CC compiler. Gcc documentation -- Installation notes

Solaris x86 GCC Pentium Compiler Complete source and executables

Pentium optimized compiler for Solaris-x86 from Fiver Enterprises Inc. (Bob Palowoda) Solaris x86 GCC Pentium Compiler homepage


The purpose of a debugger such as GDB is to allow you to see what is going on "inside" another program while it executes--or what another program was doing at the moment it crashed. Gdb documentation


GNU dbm (gdbm)is a library of database functions that use extendible hashing and works similar to the standard UNIX dbm functions. These routines are provided to a programmer needing to create and manipulate a hashed database. (gdbm is NOT a complete database package for an end user.) Gdbm documentation


Genscript converts text files to PostScript and spools generated PostScript output to the specified printer or leaves it to file. Genscript can be easily extended to handle different output media and it has many options which can be used to customize printouts. Genscript documentation


The ghostview program provides an X11 user interface for the ghostscript interpreter. Ghostview and ghostscript function as two cooperating programs. Ghostview creates the viewing window and ghostscript draws in it. Ghostview documentation


Ghostscript is a programming language similar to Adobe Systems' PostScript (tm) language, which is in turn similar to Forth. Gs reads files in sequence and executes them as Ghostscript programs. After doing this, it reads further input from the standard input stream (normally the keyboard). Ghostscript documentation


The GIMP is designed to provide an intuitive graphical interface to a variety of image editing operations. Gimp documentation


GNU MP is a library for arbitrary precision arithmetic, operating on signed integers, rational numbers, and floating point numbers. It has a rich set of functions, and the functions have a regular interface. GNU MP documentation


Glimpse is a very powerful indexing and query system that allows you to search through all your files very quickly. It can be used by individuals for their personal file systems as well as by organizations for large data collections. Glimpsedocumentation


GNUPLOT is a command-driven interactive function plotting program. It is case sensitive (commands and function names written in lowercase are not the same as those written in CAPS). All command names may be abbreviated, as long as the abbreviation is not ambiguous. Gnuplot cocumentation


Grep searches the named input files (or standard input if no files are named, or the file name - is given) for lines containing a match to the given pattern. By default, grep prints the matching lines. Grep documentation


groff is a front-end to the groff document formatting system. Normally it runs the troff program and a postprocessor appropriate for the selected device.
Groff documentation

Gs-4.03 (Alladin version)

An interpreter for the PostScript (TM) language and the Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF -- sometimes confused with Acrobat, Adobe's PDF browser/editor product). Ghostscript documentation

Great Window Manager

The GWM (Generic Window Manager) is an extensible Window Manager for the X Window System Version 11. It is based upon a WOOL (Window Object Oriented Langage) kernel, which is an interpreted dialect of Lisp with specific window management primitives. Gwm Documentation

Gzip-1.2.4 compressed, Gzip-1.2.4 plain tar file for those without gzip

gzip reduces the size of the named files using Lempel-Ziv coding (LZ77). Whenever possible, each file is replaced by one with the extension `.gz', while keeping the same ownership modes, access and modification times. Gzip Documentation

NCSA's httpd-1.5.2a

NCSA HTTPd is a program to serve information, much in the same way that NCSA Mosaic is a program to browse information in the World Wide Web. From the Client-Server viewpoint, NCSA HTTPd is the Server to the Browser Client. Httpd documentation


Hypermail is a program that takes a file of mail messages in UNIX mailbox format and generates a set of cross-referenced HTML documents. Hypermail Documentation


Icmpinfo is a tool for looking at the icmp messages received on the running host. Icmpinfo documentation

ImageMagick 3.8.1

ImageMagick is a package for display and interactive manipulation of images for the X Window System.
Image Magick documentation


Imap beta from the University of Washington. The Internet Message Access Protocol, Version 4rev1 (IMAP4rev1) allows a client to access and manipulate electronic mail messages on a server. IMAP4rev1 permits manipulation of remote message folders, called "mailboxes", in a way that is functionally equivalent to local mailboxes. IMAP4rev1 also provides the capability for an offline client to resynchronize with the server. Security fix for CERT* Advisory CA-97.09. Imap documentation


The info2www script makes your CGI compliant HTTP/1.0 or later server a gateway to all that information you have "stacked away" in the GNU Info Nodes (you know - the Info Nodes accessible from Emacs). Info2www documentation


INN is the InterNetNews package originally written by Rich Salz. The ISC has taken over development of INN, and our second release, version 1.5.1 is now available. This version is a combination of Rich's post-1.4 development, merged with Dave Barr's inn1.4unoff4 release, and other various bits and pieces. Inn documentation


IRCII- interface to the Internet Relay Chat system. IrcII documentation


Ispell is a program that helps you to correct spelling and typographical errors in a file. When presented with a word that is not in the dictionary, ispell attempts to find near misses that might include the word you meant. Ispell documentation


Jgraph is a program that takes the description of a graph or graphs as input, and produces a postscript file on the standard output. Jgraph is ideal for plotting any mixture of scatter point graphs, line graphs, and/or bar graphs, and embedding the output into LaTeX, or any other text processing system that can read postscript. Jgraph documentation


JOE is the professional freeware ASCII text screen editor for UNIX. It makes full use of the power and versatility of UNIX, but lacks the steep learning curve and basic nonsense you have to deal with in every other UNIX editor.Joe Archive


This package contains C software to implement JPEG image compression and decompression. JPEG (pronounced "jay-peg") is a standardized compression method for full-color and gray-scale images. Jpeg archive


LaTeX2HTML is a conversion tool that allows documents written in LaTeX to be converted into the hypertext format (HTML) understood by WorldWide Web browsers. Latex2html documentation


Less is a program similar to more (1), but which allows backward movement in the file as well as forward movement. Also, less does not have to read the entire input file before starting, so with large input files it starts up faster than text editors like vi (1). Less documentation


Packet Capture library. Libpcap archive


The Portable Network Graphics (PNG) format was designed to replace the older and simpler GIF format and, to some extent, the much more complex TIFF format. PNG documentation


LPRng, which purportedly means ``LPR: the Next Generation'' is a complete rewrite of PLP. Patrick Powell and Justin Mason (the principal maintainer of PLP) collaborated to make LPRng. Lprng archive


List open files (and who has them open) Lsof archive


Lynx is a fully featured World-Wide Web browser for users on both UNIX and VMS platforms who are connected to those systems via cursor-addressable, character-cell terminals or emulators. That includes VT100 terminals and desktop-based software packages emulating VT100 terminals (e.g., Kermit, Procomm, etc.). Lynx documentation


m4 is a macro processor, in the sense that it copies its input to the output, expanding macros as it goes. Macros are either builtin or user-defined, and can take any number of arguments. Besides just doing macro expansion, m4 has builtin functions for including named files, running UNIX commands, doing integer arithmetic, manipulating text in various ways, recursion, etc... M4 documentation


Magic is a popular integrated circuit layout tool for UNIX workstations running X11. Magic documentation


The make utility automatically determines which pieces of a large program need to be recompiled, and issues commands to recompile them. Make documentation


The Midnight Commander is a directory browser/file manager for Unix-like operating systems. Mc documentation


The mcvert program translates files between MacBinary format and other formats often used in exchanging Macintosh files. See FILE FORMATS below for a description of the file formats supported. Mcvert archive


Meta-HTML is a set of powerful extensions to standard HTML which add new capabilities and real programming power to your HTML documents. Metahtml documentation


The RAND mail system, a flexible command-line mail interface. MH archive


Mindy is an implementation of a language that is very much like the language described in the Dylan(tm) Reference Manual (DRM) Mindy documentation


Mime utilities. MM archive

Modules (BETA1)-- Software Administration, Abstraction, Activation, Modules (v2.2)

The Modules package provides for the dynamic modification of a user's environment via modulefiles. Each modulefile contains the information needed to configure the shell for an application. Modules home page

Mosaic version 2.7b4

Welcome to NCSA Mosaic, an Internet information browser and World Wide Web client. NCSA Mosaic was developed at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Mosaic home page


MOXFTP is a user interface to FTP for X-Window systems, developed by the University of Texas.


Mpage reads plain text files or PostScript documents and prints them on a PostScript printer with the text reduced in size so that several pages appear on one sheet of paper. This is useful for viewing large printouts on a small amount of paper. Mpage archive


Motif mpegf player for X-Windows. Mpeg documentation


Mini SQL, or mSQL, is a lightweight database engine designed to provide fast access to stored data with low memory requirements. As its name implies, mSQL offers a subset of SQL as its query interface. Msql Archive


Mtools is a public domain collection of programs to allow Unix systems to read, write, and manipulate files on an MSDOS filesystem (typically a diskette). Each program attempts to emulate the MSDOS equivalent command as closely as practical. Mtools documentation


Mule is a MULtilingual Enhancement to GNU Emacs. It can handle not only ASCII characters (7 bits) and ISO Latin-1 (8 bits), but also Japanese, Chinese, Korean (16 bits) coded in the ISO2022 standard and its variants (e.g. EUC, Compound Text). Mule archive


Mutt is a small but very powerful text-based mail client for Unix operating systems. Though written from scratch, Mutt's initial interface was based largely on the ELM mail client. Mutt documentation


Mysql is a small, fast and capable relational database in the tradition of Hughes Technologies Mini SQL database. Mysql has the following features: multi-threading., a Join Optimizer with one pass multi-join, fixed and variable length records, an ODBC driver, a flexible privilege and password system up to 16 keys per table, and many more. Mysql documentation


The Network Audio System was developed by NCD for playing, recording, and manipulating audio data over a network. Like the X Window System, it uses the client/server model to separate applications from the specific drivers that control audio input and output devices. Nas archive


NcFTP is a user interface to the Internet standard File Transfer Protocol. This program allows a user to transfer files to and from a remote network site, and offers addi- tional features that are not found in the standard inter- face, ftp. Ncftp archive


The curses library routines give the user a terminal- independent method of updating character screens with rea- sonable optimization. This implementation is ``new curses'' (ncurses) and is the approved replacement for 4.4BSD classic curses, which is being discontinued. Ncurses documentation


NetPBM is a toolkit for conversion of images between a variety of different formats, as well as to allow a few basic image operations. Netpbm is based on the widely spread PBMplus package, author:Jef Poskanzer (release: 10 Dec 91). Netpbm archive


Netperf is a benchmark that can be used to measure various aspects of networking performance. Its primary focus is on bulk data transfer and request/response performance using either TCP or UDP and the Berkeley Sockets interface. Netperf documentation


nmh (new MH) is an electronic mail handling system. It was originally based on the package MH-6.8.3, and is intended to be a (mostly) compatible drop-in replacement for MH. Nmh documentation


The talk program shipped with SunOS uses a machine dependent protocol (actually a case of the big-endian vs little-endian problem for those who care about such things). Berkeley wrote a new version of the talk protocol that solves these problems. Unfortunately, Sun doesn't ship an implementation of this protocol with SunOS. Ntalk archive


Nvi is a freely redistributable replacement for the ex/vi text editors originally distributed as part of the Fourth Berkeley Software Distribution (4BSD), by the University of California, Berkeley. It supports all the historic ex/vi features except for open mode and the lisp edit option (e.g., it has a fully implemented underlying ex mode). Nvi documentation


Olvwm is an ICCCM compliant window manager for use with the XView toolkit. Olvwm differs from olwm in that olvwm manages a virtual desktop which is larger than the actual screen. However, olvwm is equivalent in all other respects to, and supports all the features of olwm. Olvwm documentation


Patch will take a patch file containing any of the four forms of difference listing produced by the diff program and apply those differences to an original file, producing a patched version. Patch documentation


Perl is an interpreted language optimized for scanning arbitrary text files, extracting information from those text files, and printing reports based on that information. It's also a good language for many system management tasks. The language is intended to be practical (easy to use, efficient, complete) rather than beautiful (tiny, elegant, minimal). It combines (in the author's opinion, anyway) some of the best features of C, sed, awk, and sh, so people familiar with those languages should have little difficulty with it. Perl documentation


Phttpd is a free multithreaded, lightweight & fast World Wide Web server. Phttpd uses features like multithreading, dynamic linking and memory mapping to achieve quick response time, extensibility and high transfer rates, without consuming huge system resources. Phttpd-0.99.76 documentation


Identd is a server which implements the TCP/IP proposed standard IDENT user identification protocol as specified in the RFC 1413 document. Pidentd archive


PineŽ - a Program for Internet News & Email - is a tool for reading, sending, and managing electronic messages. Pine was designed by the Office of Computing & Communications at the University of Washington specifically with novice computer users in mind, but it can be tailored to accommodate the needs of "power users" as well. Pine documentation


PostgreSQL is an enhancement of the POSTGRES database management system, a next-generation DBMS research prototype. While PostgreSQL retains the powerful data model and rich data types of POSTGRES, it replaces the PostQuel query language with an extended subset of SQL. PostgreSQL is free and the complete source is available. PostGres Documentation


The Persistence of Vision(tm) Ray-Tracer creates three-dimensional, photo-realistic images using a rendering technique called ray-tracing. Povray documentation


The procmail mail processing program can be used to create mail-servers, mailing lists, sort your incoming mail into separate folders/files (real convenient when subscribing to one or more mailing lists or for prioritising your mail), preprocess your mail, start any programs upon mail arrival, etc... Procmail archive


PS2HTML software developed at Florence Research Area and Electromagnetic Research Institute of National Research Council in Florence by Alessandro Agostini, Stefano Cerreti and Daniele Andreuccetti is intended to convert output files produced by WINDOWS 3.1 postscript printers drives to HTML format for easy get into an HTTP file system. README


Python is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language. It is often compared to Tcl, Perl, Scheme or Java. Python combines remarkable power with very clear syntax. It has modules, classes, exceptions, very high level dynamic data types, and dynamic typing. Python documentation


Qualcomm popper version 2.2 README


The Revision Control System (RCS) manages multiple revisions of files. RCS automates the storing, retrieval, logging, identification, and merging of revisions. RCS is useful for text that is revised frequently, for example programs, documentation, graphics, papers, and form letters. Rcs documentation


Rdist maintains copies of files on multiple hosts. It preserves the owner, group, mode, and modification time of the master copies, and can update programs that are executing. Rdist archive


This recode program has the purpose of converting files between various character sets and usages. When exact transliterations are not possible, as it is often the case, the program may get rid of the offending characters or fall back on approximations. Recode Documentation


The Regex library consists of two source files: `regex.h' and `regex.c'. Regex provides three groups of functions with which you can operate on regular expressions. Regex documentation


Version 1.1 of the Roxen Challenger webserver and proxy server software. Roxen Challenger documentation


A Dynamic Automata Library. Rx documentation

Samba 1.9.16p10

The Samba software suite is a collection of programs that implements the SMB protocol for UNIX systems. This protocol is sometimes also referred to as the LanManager or Netbios protocol. It allows Windows users to mount Unix file systems. Samba Documentation


Screen is a full-screen window manager that multiplexes a physical terminal between several processes, typically interactive shells. Each virtual terminal provides the functions of the DEC VT100 terminal and, in addition, several control functions from the ANSI X3.64 (ISO 6429) and ISO 2022 standards (e.g. insert/delete line and support for multiple character sets). Screen documentation


The sed command is a stream editor that reads one or more text files, makes editing changes according to a script of editing commands, and writes the results to standard output. Sed archive




A set of shell utilities from GNU. Sh-utils documentation


`shar' makes so-called shell archives out of many files, preparing them for transmission by electronic mail services. `unshar' helps unpacking shell archives after reception. The core of both programs is initially derived from public domain.


The SPIM S20 is a software simulator that runs assembly language programs for the MIPS R2000/R3000 RISC computers. SPIM can read and immediately run files containing assembly language statements. Spim documentation


Squid is a high-performance proxy caching server for web clients, supporting FTP, gopher, and HTTP data objects. Unlike traditional caching software, Squid handles all requests in a single, non-blocking, I/O-driven process. Squid documentation


Ssh (Secure Shell) is a program to log into another computer over a network, to execute commands in a remote machine, and to move files from one machine to another. It provides strong authentication and secure communications over Insecure channels. Ssh documentation


Stow is a tool for managing the installation of multiple software packages in the same run-time directory tree. One historical difficulty of this task has been the need to administer, upgrade, install, and remove files in independent packages without confusing them with other files sharing the same filesystem space. Stow documentation


Sudo (superuser do) allows a system administrator to give certain users (or groups of users) the ability to run some (or all) commands as root while logging all commands and arguments. Sudo operates on a per-command basis, it is not a replacement for the shell. Sudo documentation


Swish allows you to create searchable indexes of files on your Web server--and let people browsing your site search the generated indexes. Swish documentation


Sysinfo is a program which shows various pieces of information about the hardware and operating system software configuration of the host it's run on. Sysinfo archive


The tar program is used to create and manipulate tar archives. An archive is a single file which contains within it the contents of many files. In addition, the archive identifies the names of the files, their owner, and so forth. (Archives record access permissions, user and group, size in bytes, and last modification time. Tar documentation


Tcl (tool command language) is an embeddable scripting language and Tk is a graphical user interface toolkit based on Tcl. Both packages are freely available. The Tcl/Tk project at Sun Labs is leading the development of Tcl and Tk and building the infrastructure to use them as a universal scripting platform for the Internet. Tcl documentation


Wietse Venema's network logger, also known as TCPD or LOG_TCP. These programs log the client host name of incoming telnet, ftp, rsh, rlogin, finger etc. requests. Security options are: access control per host, domain and/or service; detection of host name spoofing or host address spoofing; booby traps to implement an early-warning system. Tcpd documentation


Tcsh is an enhanced but completely compatible version of the Berkeley UNIX C shell, csh(1). It is a command language interpreter usable both as an interactive login shell and a shell script command processor. Tcsh documentation

TeX-3.0.3 Document formatting system

TeX is a software system written by Donald Knuth to typeset text, especially text containing mathematics. LaTeX is a set of macros written in TeX, designed to simplify the the typesetting of a document by allowing the user to concentrate on the content and structure of the document rather than the exact appearance of the finished product. TeX archive site


Texinfo(1) is a documentation system that uses a single source file to produce both on-line information and printed output. This means that instead of writing two different documents, one for the on-line help or other on-line information and the other for a typeset manual or other printed work, you need write only one document. Texinfo


The GNU text utilities cat, tac, nl, od, etc... Textutils documentation


This software distribution comes with a small collection of programs for converting non-TIFF format images to TIFF and for manipulating and interogating the contents of TIFF images. Tiff archive


Threaded newsreader Tin archive

Tix-4.1b1 -- Tk Interface Extensio

TK only provides a set of primitive widgets that may be tedious to work with. In constrast, Tix delivers powerful higher-level widgets that fit the needs of your applications. With Tix, you can forget about the frivolous details of the TK widgets and concentrate on solving your problems at hand. Tix home page


Tcl (tool command language) is an embeddable scripting language and Tk is a graphical user interface toolkit based on Tcl. Both packages are freely available. The Tcl/Tk project at Sun Labs is leading the development of Tcl and Tk and building the infrastructure to use them as a universal scripting platform for the Internet. Tcl documentation


tkpostage is a replacement for xbiff and similar programs. It shows a picture similar to a U.S.A. metered stamp with a count of how many messages are in your mail spool. Clicking on this window will bring up a window with one line per mail message, containing the subject and author. Tkpostage documentation


Top displays the top 15 processes on the system and periodi- cally updates this information. Raw cpu percentage is used to rank the processes. If number is given, then the top number processes will be displayed instead of the default. Top archive


Traceroute is a system administrators utility to trace the route ip packets from the current system take in getting to some destination system. See the comments at the front of the program for a description of its use. Traceroute archive


Tripwire is a file integrity checker - a utility that com- pares a designated set of files and directories against information stored in a previously generated database. Tripwire archive


Tvtwm is a window manager for the X Window System based on the X11R5 version of twm. It includes a ``Virtual Desk- top'' feature that effectively makes the root window of the screen larger than the physical limits of the display. To change as little as possible in this manual, from here on the window manager is referred to as twm. Tvtwm archive


unzip will list, test, or extract files from a ZIP archive, commonly found on MS-DOS systems. The default behavior (with no options) is to extract into the current directory (and subdirectories below it) all files from the specified ZIP archive. Unzip archive


Vim is an almost compatible version of the UNIX editor vi. Only the "Q" command is missing. Many new features have been added: multi level undo, command line history, filename completion, block operations, etc. There is also a Graphical User Interface (GUI) available. (gvim) Vim documentation


VRweb is a browser for 3D worlds and objects modeled in the Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML). Vrweb documentation


Vtwm is a virtual window manager with the look-and-feel of twm. Vtwm documentation


Graphical audio CD player. Workman archive


Washington university's ftp daemon Wu-ftpd archive


This is the latest X Consortium implementation of the X Window System. X is a vendor-neutral, system-architecture neutral network-transparent window system and user interface standard. X runs on a wide range of computing and graphics machines. X windows documentation (Note: if you use this release you must either relink the programs or link the libraries to use the other X-Programs found here.)


This is the next latest X Consortium implementation of the X Window System. X is a vendor-neutral, system-architecture neutral network-transparent window system and user interface standard. X runs on a wide range of computing and graphics machines. X windows documentation


XAnim is a program that can display animations of various formats on systems running X11. Including FLI, GIF89a, Amiga PFX, Quicktime, and AVI. Xanim documentation


Xautolock monitors console activity under the X window system, and fires up a program of your choice if nothing happens during a certain period of time.


The xbiff++ program displays a little image of a mailbox. When mail arrives, the flag goes up and the mailbox beeps (or optionally plays a sound on machines running the AudioFile server, HP workstations with the Audio server, and Sun SPARCstations or HP workstations with /dev/audio)


xdvi is a program which runs under the X window system. It is used to preview dvi files, such as are produced by tex.


Xfig is a structured drawing tool that lets the user interactiely create and manipulate on objects such as lines/circles/rectangles/splines/text and other elements. Xfig can produce output in several different formats: Encapsulated PostScript, IBM-GL (HP/GL), Pic, PiCTeX, LaTeX, box, epic, eepic, eepicemu, textyl, tpic, X11 Bitmap, X11 Pixmap and gif. Xfig archive


It's a news reader, no it's a mail reader, no it's a web browser, no it's xemacs the editor that put the X in extensible. Readme Xemacs home page


. XForms is a GUI toolkit based on Xlib for X Window Systems. It features a rich set of objects, such as buttons, sliders, and menus etc. integrated into an easy and efficient object/event callback execution model that allows fast and easy construction of X-applications. Xforms documentation


xli displays images in an X11 window or loads them onto the root window.


Xloadimage is a utility which will view many different types of images under X11, load images onto the root window, or dump processed images into one of several image file formats.Xloadimage documentation


Screen locking utility, replacement for


Xmcd is a program that allows the use of the CD-ROM drive as a full-featured stereo compact-disc player for the X window system. Xmcd documentation


XDiary is your personal organizer that combines the functions of a desktop calendar, an appointment book and an alarm clock. XDiary will help you keep track of your meetings, appointments and plan your time.


The application xmgr is an X window, Motif graphics package for the creation of xy-graphs. It also has a number of data processing capabilities ranging from basic statistical analysis of data sets to spline fitting of data and discrete Fourier transforms. Xmgr archive


The xmodem program implements the Christensen (XMODEM) file transfer protocol for moving files between 4.2/4.3BSD Unix systems (and successors, including Suns) and microcomputers.


Network time syncronization daemon and cliets. Xntp archive


XPaint is a reasonably versatile bitmap/pixmap editing tool. XPaint came out of a problem editing some very large bitmaps, and wanting more functionality then was provided by bitmap. Xpaint documentation

Xpdf-.5, Xpdf-.6

Xpdf is a viewer for Portable Document Format (PDF) files. (These are also sometimes also called `Acrobat' files, from the name of Adobe's PDF software.) Xpdf runs under UNIX or VMS and the X Window System. Xpdf documentation

Xpm-3.4h, Xpm-3.4i, Xpm-3.4j

XPixMap (XPM) consists of an ASCII image format and a C library. The format defines how to store color images (X Pixmap) in a portable and powerful way. The library provides a set of functions to store and retrieve images to and from XPM format data, being either files, buffers (files in memory), or data (included files). Xpm documentation


Xpostit provides a mechanism for manipulating on-screen Post-it® notes. All six sizes of Post-it may be displayed, edited, and saved to disk files.


The xv program displays images in the GIF, JPEG, TIFF, PBM, PGM, PPM, X11 bitmap, Utah Raster Toolkit RLE, PDS/VICAR, Sun Rasterfile, BMP, PCX, IRIS RGB, XPM, Targa, XWD, possi- bly PostScript, and PM formats on workstations and terminals running the X Window System, Version 11. Xv archive


vile retains the "finger-feel", if you will, of vi, while adding the multiple buffer and multiple window features of emacs and other editors. It is definitely not a vi clone, in that some substantial stuff is missing, and the screen doesn't look quite the same. Vile documentation

Xwpe 1.4.2

xwpe is a X-window programming environment designed to use on UNIX-systems. It is similar to 'Borland C++ or Turbo Pas- cal' environment. The difference between the programming environments from Borland an xwpe is that many compilers and linkers may be started. Xwpe archive


Zephyr is Athena's notice transport and delivery system. In English, Zephyr is a way for users and machines to send real-time (nearly instantaneous) messages to each other. *NOT COMPILED WITH KERBEROS* Zephyr documentation


zip, zipcloak, zipnote, zipsplit - package and compress (archive) files.


A general purpose compression library based on gzip. This provides function calls which allow an application to compress or decompress data stored in a format similar to that used by the gzip utility. Its current main application is by the PNG (PortableNetwork Graphics) library. Zlib documentation


Zsh is a UNIX command interpreter (shell) Many of the useful features of bash, ksh, and tcsh were incorporated into zsh; many original features were added. Zsh documentation