Last updated: Wed, Dec 30, 1998
File and System Utilities
- Alien package converter
Converts between rpm, dpkg, stampede slp, and slackware (tgz) package formats
Spell checker designed to eventually replace Ispell
"An administration utility for tracking down the various types of
binary formats for Linux (i386) executables and their dynamic library
dependencies and also executable scripts"
A Perl log maintenance utility, great to run from a cron job - will mail
you the results
- The Dotfile Generator
A graphical tool to help you setup your configuration files
Free, portable (Un)Zip that is compatible with PkWare's Pk(un)Zip
"A Linux IRQ Priority Optimizer"
A collection of programs that allow ISA Plug-And-Play devices to be
configured on a Linux machine
"...is a KDE application that uses the lm sensors kernel module to display CPU,
motherboard temperatures, power supply voltages, and fan speeds on
computers that have a supported LM78 chip or similar."
"A Word 8 converter for Unix"
Package management tool from Red Hat
- Ssh (Secure Shell)
A secure alternative to telnet
Bash script that cleans up stale symbolic links
- TkZip Home Page
A graphical X interface to archive management
"...allows comfortable and fast control of all the important system
logfiles and devices that are readable via cat..."