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tutorials:software [2011/04/30 13:25]
clemens created
tutorials:software [2011/10/04 17:04]
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 ===== Software Packages on SDF by Category ===== ===== Software Packages on SDF by Category =====
  
-This page is intended to present the many, many software packages & programs currently installed on SDF, sorted into categories for ease of reference. New users can refer to this file when trying to find programs, and even long-time SDFers can possibly discover something new here.+This page is intended to present the many, many software packages & programs currently installed on SDF, sorted into categories for ease of reference. New users can refer to this file when trying to find programs, and even long-time SDFers can possibly discover something new here.
  
 Note that this list is not expected to contain every single package currently installed. For a complete list of packages on SDF, see [[http://​sdf.lonestar.org/​index.cgi?​software|here]]. For a complete list of software that //could// be installed if only you were to bug smj, see [[ftp://​ftp.NetBSD.org/​pub/​pkgsrc/​current/​pkgsrc/​README-all.html|here]]. Note that this list is not expected to contain every single package currently installed. For a complete list of packages on SDF, see [[http://​sdf.lonestar.org/​index.cgi?​software|here]]. For a complete list of software that //could// be installed if only you were to bug smj, see [[ftp://​ftp.NetBSD.org/​pub/​pkgsrc/​current/​pkgsrc/​README-all.html|here]].
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   * "​xmh"​   * "​xmh"​
  
-=== Mail-Processing & Other Mail-Related Programs ===+=== Mail-Processing & Other Mail-Related Programs ===
  
   * "​biff"​ — notifies you when new mail arrives   * "​biff"​ — notifies you when new mail arrives
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   * "​touch"​   * "​touch"​
  
-=== File Processing & Filtering ===+=== File Processing & Filtering ===
  
   * "​awk"​   * "​awk"​
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   * "​trn"​ (ARPA)   * "​trn"​ (ARPA)
  
-=== File Transfer & Retrieval Programs ===+=== File Transfer & Retrieval Programs ===
  
   * "​[[http://​curl.haxx.se/​|curl]]"​   * "​[[http://​curl.haxx.se/​|curl]]"​
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   * "​users"​   * "​users"​
  
-=== Process Information & Control ===+=== Process Information & Control ===
  
   * "​env"​   * "​env"​
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   * "​nasm"​ (MetaARPA)   * "​nasm"​ (MetaARPA)
  
-=== Programming Language Interpreters & Virtual Machines ===+=== Programming Language Interpreters & Virtual Machines ===
  
   * "​cint"​ — C interpreter   * "​cint"​ — C interpreter
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   * "​[[http://​www.kaffe.org/​|kaffe]]"​ (MetaARPA)   * "​[[http://​www.kaffe.org/​|kaffe]]"​ (MetaARPA)
   * "​lisp"​ (MetaARPA; wrapper around "​uxlisp"​)   * "​lisp"​ (MetaARPA; wrapper around "​uxlisp"​)
-  * "​[[http://​www.perl.org|perl]]"​ — pathologically eclectic rubbish lister practical extraction & report language (ARPA)+  * "​[[http://​www.perl.org|perl]]"​ — pathologically eclectic rubbish lister practical extraction & report language (ARPA)
   * "​[[http://​www.php.net|php]]"​ — PHP: hypertext preprocessor (ARPA)   * "​[[http://​www.php.net|php]]"​ — PHP: hypertext preprocessor (ARPA)
   * "​[[http://​www.python.org|python]]"​ (ARPA)   * "​[[http://​www.python.org|python]]"​ (ARPA)
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   * "​yacc"​ — yet another compiler compiler (ARPA)   * "​yacc"​ — yet another compiler compiler (ARPA)
  
-=== Encryption & Cryptography Programs ===+=== Encryption & Cryptography Programs ===
  
   * "​cksum"​   * "​cksum"​
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   * "​[[http://​chicago.sourceforge.net/​xlhtml/​|xlhtml]]"​   * "​[[http://​chicago.sourceforge.net/​xlhtml/​|xlhtml]]"​
  
-=== File Archival & Compression Utilities ===+=== File Archival & Compression Utilities ===
  
   * "​aetar"​   * "​aetar"​
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 === Typesetting === === Typesetting ===
  
-  * Manpages & *roff+  * Manpages & *roff
     * "​colcrt"​     * "​colcrt"​
     * "​eqn"​     * "​eqn"​
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     * "​troff"​     * "​troff"​
     * "​vgrind"​     * "​vgrind"​
-  * PostScript & PDFs+  * PostScript & PDFs
     * "​abcm2ps"​ — "​Converts ABC to music sheet in PostScript format"​     * "​abcm2ps"​ — "​Converts ABC to music sheet in PostScript format"​
     * "​diffpp"​     * "​diffpp"​
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   * "​wtf"​   * "​wtf"​
  
-=== Game Interpreters & Clients ===+=== Game Interpreters & Clients ===
  
   * "​frotz"​   * "​frotz"​
   * "​tf"​   * "​tf"​
  
-=== Mathematical & Statistical Programs ===+=== Mathematical & Statistical Programs ===
  
   * "​bc"​   * "​bc"​
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   * "​mathomatic"​   * "​mathomatic"​
  
-=== Image Creation, Conversion, & Manipulation ===+=== Image Creation, Conversion, & Manipulation ===
  
   * ImageMagick ("​animate",​ "​compare",​ "​composite",​ "​conjure",​ "​convert",​ "​display",​ "​identify",​ "​import",​ "​mogrify",​ "​montage",​ "​stream"​)   * ImageMagick ("​animate",​ "​compare",​ "​composite",​ "​conjure",​ "​convert",​ "​display",​ "​identify",​ "​import",​ "​mogrify",​ "​montage",​ "​stream"​)
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   * "​[[http://​www.lasr.cs.ucla.edu/​geoff/​ispell.html|ispell]]"​   * "​[[http://​www.lasr.cs.ucla.edu/​geoff/​ispell.html|ispell]]"​
  
-=== Productivity & Reminder Software ===+=== Productivity & Reminder Software ===
  
   * "​calendar"​   * "​calendar"​
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   * "​tty"​ — give the name of your terminal   * "​tty"​ — give the name of your terminal
  
-=== Information & Help ===+=== Information & Help ===
  
   * "​apropos"​ — search for programs by keywords in documentation   * "​apropos"​ — search for programs by keywords in documentation
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   * "​whatis"​ — get a brief description of a command   * "​whatis"​ — get a brief description of a command
  
-=== Finding Files & Programs ===+=== Finding Files & Programs ===
  
   * "​find"​ — search a directory tree for files that match given criteria (MetaARPA)   * "​find"​ — search a directory tree for files that match given criteria (MetaARPA)
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   * If several closely-related programs come together as part of the same package (e.g., "​strfile"​ and "​unstr"​ with "​fortune",​ or all of the GhostScript programs), only give the name of the main program.   * If several closely-related programs come together as part of the same package (e.g., "​strfile"​ and "​unstr"​ with "​fortune",​ or all of the GhostScript programs), only give the name of the main program.
   * If a program currently just doesn'​t work (e.g., "​hnb"​),​ don't list it here.   * If a program currently just doesn'​t work (e.g., "​hnb"​),​ don't list it here.
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