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libraries (C, TCL) and browsers XBone Deploys and manages IP-based VPNs (aka "virtual Internets") XBone-GUI The GUI for XBone, a tool to deploy and manage IP-based VPNs XPostit Plus Post It (R) messages onto your X11 screen XScreen Saver. GZ files advancemame SDL MAME port with advanced TV and monitor video support advancemenu Advance MENU is a frontend for Advance MAME, MAME, MESS, RAINE advancemess SDL MESS port with advanced TV and monitor video support advi Active-DVI viewer adzap Filter out animated ad banners from web pages aee An easy editor with both curses and X11 interfaces aescrypt A command-line AES encryption/decryption suite aespipe aespipe aestats An advanced HTML statistics generator for various games aewan Curses-based program for the creation and editing of ascii art aewm ICCCM-compliant window manager based on 9wm af-aspell Aspell Afrikaans dictionary affenspiel Little puzzle game with monkey for X Window System affiche Affiche allows people to stick notes afio Archiver & backup program w/ builtin compression afm Adobe Font Metrics afni Advanced Functional Neuro Imaging afnix A multi-threaded functional programming language afsp Audio file conversion utilities and library aft A document preparation system using an Almost Free Text input format afterglow A collection of graph-generating scripts afternoonstalker A clone of the 1981 Night Stalker video game afterstep Window manager originally based on the Bowman Ne XTstep clone aftp A ftp-like shell for accessing Apple II disk images agame A simple tetris-like game agave A color scheme builder for the GNOME desktop agef Show disk usage of file sizes and counts sorted by file age aget A multithreaded HTTP download accelerator agg A High Quality Rendering Engine for C aggregate Optimise a list of route prefixes to help make nice short filters agide A-A-P GUI IDE: a framework for software development agrep Approximate grep (fast approximate pattern-matching tool) aguri An Aggregation-based Traffic Profiler ah-tty Ah-tty is an automatic helper for command prompts and shells ahwm An X11 window manager aide A replacement and extension for Tripwire aifad Machine learning system aiksaurus A set of libraries and applications which provide a thesaurus aiksaurus-gtk A GTK 2 front-end for Aiksaurus, a thesaurus aim AOL's Instant Messenger (AIM) client aimsniff AOL Instant Messanger Sniffing and Reading Tool aircrack-ng Aircrack-ng is the next generation of aircrack with new features airoflash Flash utiltity for Cisco/Aironet 802.11 wireless cards airrox An 3D Air Hockey, which uses SDL & Open GL aish Ish/uuencode/Base64 converter akamaru Simple, but fun, physics engine prototype akode Default KDE audio backend akode-plugins-jack Jack output plugin for akode akode-plugins-mpc Musepack decoder plugin for akode akode-plugins-mpeg MPEG audio decoder plugin for akode akode-plugins-oss OSS output plugin for akode akode-plugins-polypaudio Polypaudio output plugin for akode akode-plugins-resampler Resampler plugin for akode akode-plugins-xiph FLAC/Speex/Vorbis decoder plugin for akode akpop3d POP3 daemon aimed to be small and secure alabastra C Editor writen with QT4 alac Basic decoder for Apple Lossless Audio Codec files (ALAC) alacarte An editor for the menu specification albumshaper A drag-n-drop hierarchal photo album creation ald Debugger for assembly level programs aldo Morse code training program ale Anti-Lamenessing Engine alevt X11 teletext decoding and display program alf Abstract Large File algae A programming language for numerical analysis algotutor An interactive tutorial for algorithms and data structures alienblaster Alien Blaster alienwah Paul Nasca's Alien Wah LADSPA Plugin alienwave Shoot'em up game written using ncurses align Text column alignment filter alignmargins Utility script to generate custom margins in PPDs for CUPS alisp An interpreter for purely symbolic LISP allacrost A single player 2D role-playing game allegro A cross-platform library for games and multimedia programming allegro-devel A cross-platform library for games and multimedia programming allegrogl Open GL inteface for Allegro library alliance A complete set of CAD tools and libraries for VLSI design alltraxclock An analog clock plugin for gkrellm2 alltray Dock any application with no native tray icon altermime Small C program which is used to alter your mime-encoded mailpacks althea Yet another GTK-based mail reader for X.
App Window Maker dockapp to control XScreen Saver Xaw3d A 3-D Athena Widget set that looks like Motif Xaw Plus A replacement for Xaw with a nicer 3-D look and some extensions Xbae A Motif-based widget which displays a grid of cells as a spreadsheet Xm HTML A Motif widget set for displaying HTML 3.2 documents Zend Framework A framework for developing PHP web applications Zend Optimizer An optimizer for PHP code a2dev Apple II 6502 assembler, linker, loader, and object file viewer a2pdf Text to PDF converter a2png Converts plain ASCII text into PNG bitmap images a2ps-a4 Formats an ascii file for printing on a postscript printer a2ps-letter Formats an ascii file for printing on a postscript printer a2ps-letterdj Formats an ascii file for printing on a postscript printer a Mule The all-platform e Mule p2p client a Xe Simple to use text editor for X aa Self-contained ephemeris calculator aacgain Normalizes the volume of mp3 and AAC (mp4/m4a/Quick Time) media files aafid2 A distributed monitoring and intrusion detection system aalib An ascii art library aamath Aamath is a tool for rendering mathematical expressions to ascii art aap A build tool alternative to make with internet access and CVS support abacus Spread sheet for X Window System abakus Michael Pyne's Abakus Calculator abc2mtex Music Te X converter from "abc" to Musi XTe X format abcde Front-end shell script to encode CDs in flac/mp3/ogg/speex format abck Manage intrusion attemps recorded in the system log abclock Clock for X that displays hours and minutes in an analog fashion abcm2ps Converts ABC to music sheet in Post Script format abcmidi Convert abc music files to MIDI and Post Script abcselect Extract parts, movements, etc from abc music files abe Abe's Amazing Adventure abills Billing system for dialup, VPN and Vo IP management abinit Abinit calculates electronic structure of systems abiword An open-source, cross-platform WYSIWYG word processor abiword-plugins Multi-plugins for Abi Word abntex Both classes and styles for both La Tex and bibtex for ABNT rules abook An addressbook program with mutt mail client support abraca Abraca is a GTK2 client for the XMMS2 music player abridge Bridge game abs A free spreadsheet with graphical user interface abuse The classic 2D action game Abuse abuse_sdl An SDL port of the Abuse game engine abyssws Abyss Web Server is a compact and easy to use web server accerciser Interactive Python accessibility explorer for GNOME accessx Customise accessibility features for X accrete Accrete is a physical simulation of solar system planet formation ace The Adaptive Communication Environment for C ace tao-doc The ACE TAO HTML documentation acfax Recieve faxes using sound card and radio achievo A flexible web-based resource management tool acid Analysis Console for Intrusion Databases (ACID) with Snort and My SQL acidlaunch An application launcher with simple XML-based configuration syntax acidrip GTK2:: Perl wrapper for MPlayer and MEncoder for ripping DVD's acidwarp SVGAlib demo which displays trippy mathematical images in cycling colors aclgen Optimize Cisco routers ip access lists aclock Analog Clock for GNUstep acm A flight simulator for X11 acovea Tool to find the "best" compiler options using genetic algorithm acovea-gtk GTK front-end to ACOVEA acpicatools Some utilities for Intel ACPICA (Debugger, ASL Compiler and etc.) acron Database of acronyms and abbreviations acroreadwrapper Wrapper script for Adobe Reader activitymail A program for sending email messages for CVS repository commits adabooch Library which provide container classes as well as powertools for Ada adabooch-doc Manual for adabooch adamem ADAMEm is a portable Coleco ADAM and Coleco Vision emulator adblock A content filtering plug-in for seamonkey adcomplain Complain about inappropriate commercial use (f.e. Supports IMAP am-aspell Aspell Amharic dictionary am-utils The Berkeley Automounter Suite of Utilities amanda-client The Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver (client) amanda-server The Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver (server) amanith C Cross Platform framework designed for 2d & 3d vector graphics amap Application mapper amarok Media player for KDE amarok-fs A full screen application for Amarok amaterus A GTK window manager amavis-stats A simple AMa Vi S statistics generator based on rrdtool amavisd-milter Milter for amavisd-new amavisd-new Performance-enhanced daemonized version of amavis-perl amb-plugins A set of ambisonics plugins, mainly to be used within Ardour amiwm A window manager that makes your desktop look like an Amiga(TM) amoebax Cute and addictive Puyo Puyo like game amp Another mp3 player ampas CTL Color Transformation Language interpreter amphetadesk RSS client that serves HTTP to your local web browser amphetamine A 2D - Jump'n'run shooter ample Allows you to listen to your own MP3's away from home amrcoder AMR encoder/decoder for Mbuni MMS Gateway ( amrstat Utility for LSI Logic's Mega RAID RAID controllers amspsfnt AMSFonts Post Script Fonts (Adobe Type 1 format) an Fast anagram generator anacron Schedules periodic jobs on systems that are not permanently up anagramarama Anagramarama - a word game for Linux, Windows and Be OS analog An extremely fast program for analysing WWW logfiles and Auto Nice Daemon angband Rogue-like game with color, X11 support angst An active sniffer animenfo-client Anime Nfo client animenfo-client-gui-gtk Anime Nfo client with GTK support animorph Morphing engine for Make Human anjuta Integrated Development Environment for C and C annextools BSD tools for the Micro Annex-XL Terminal Server annoyance-filter Adaptive Bayesian Junk Mail Filter anomy-sanitizer Sanitize and clean incoming/outgoing mail anope A set of IRC services for IRC networks ansiprint Prints through a terminal with ANSI escape sequences anteater A MTA log analyzer antipolix Simple multiplayer game for X Window System antivirus Sendmail milter wich uses Mcafee Virus Scan or clamav antiword An application to display Microsoft(tm) Word files antrix Free stable dedicated-server for World of Warcraft anubis Outgoing SMTP mail processor aolserver A multithreaded web server with embedded TCL interpreter aolserver-nscache Tcl interface to AOLserver's caching API aolserver-nsencrypt Open SSL data encryption module for AOLserver aolserver-nsgd Graphics module for AOLserver aolserver-nsmcrypt AOLserver interface to mcrypt library aolserver-nsmhash AOLserver interface to mhash library aolserver-nsmysql Internal My SQL database driver for AOLserver aolserver-nsopenssl Open SSL socket encryption module for AOLserver aolserver-nspostgres Internal Postgre SQL driver for AOLserver aolserver-nssha1 AOLserver module to perform SHA1 hashes aolserver-nszlib Zlib library interface for AOLserver aolserver-xotcl Object-oriented scripting language based on Tcl aop A curses based arcade game with only 64 lines of code apache The extremely popular Apache http server.
All of these are good ideas, but not quite what I wanted.
I was looking for trivial amounts of conceptual noise - something I could stare at and process, quickly. So I tried embedding Jython (the Python language implementation on the JVM).