Irssi Text-based chat with IrssiFeb 28, 2006
The Irssi console chat utility is powerful yet frugal with resources. And Irssi’s scripting features make it a giant among chat tools.more »
Command Line: Ispell and Aspell The Ispell and Aspell command line spellcheckersJan 31, 2006
Nobody is safe from typos and jumbled up words. Spellcheckers like Ispell and Aspell keep the letters in the right places.more »
Fortune Fortune cookies for LinuxJan 31, 2006
Fortune brings you a saying or a joke when you launch a terminal
session. Or you can attach a fortune to your email signature to
brighten up your messges.more »
Gimp and Photos Rescuing your vacation snapshots with GimpJan 31, 2006
Gimp will help you dial up the quality on your less-than-perfect digital
KPowersave Cutting power costs with KPowersaveJan 31, 2006
KPowersave gives KDE users a single easy interface for configuring power management settings.more »
OpenOffice 2.0 Here at last: OpenOffice 2.0Jan 31, 2006
After many pre-release versions and preliminary reports, the new OpenOffice has finally arrived.more »
Desktopia: Whaw Organizing windows with WhawDec 31, 2005
If you’re weary of sorting through overlapping windows, Whaw will help you get organized.more »
Gnumeric Working with Gnome’s Gnumeric SpreadsheetDec 31, 2005
OpenOffice Calc is fine for most spreadsheet applications, but if you’re looking for better performance and a smaller footprint, try Calc’s lean competitor, Gnumeric.more »
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Developers can use RHEL as a development platform without a subscription fee.
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