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-====== Suggested ​Applications ======+===== Lists of Lightweight ​Applications ​That Xfce Users Recommend===== 
 +Only some of the applications that this page introduces are part of the xfce project. To see a list of them, click **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​tag/​xfce-project/​|xfce-project]]** 
 +----
  
-This page contains various suggested applications for the Xfce desktop environment+====Internet==== 
-These applications do not require heavy dependencies ​and/or fit in the Xfce philosophy to be light on memory usage.+  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​file-sharing/?​platform=xfce|File Sharing ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​books--news/?​platform=xfce|News & Books ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​online-services/?​platform=xfce|Online Services ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​social/?​platform=xfce|Social & Communications ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​browsers/?​platform=xfce|Web Browsers ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​security/?​platform=xfce|Security & Privacy ]]** 
 +====Multimedia==== 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​audio-and-music/?​platform=xfce|Audio & Music ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​phots-and-graphics/?​platform=xfce|Photos & Graphics ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​video/?​platform=xfce|Video & Movies ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​games/?​platform=xfce|Games ]]** 
 +====Administration====
  
-{{:wiki:information.png|}} //There is a secondary page with suggested ​[[consoleaddict|command line tools]], but only for the console-guru inside you.//+  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​backup-and-sync/?​platform=xfce|Backup & Sync ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://alternativeto.net/​category/​developer-tools/?​platform=xfce|Development ]]**  
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​file-management/?​platform=xfce|File Management ​]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​system-and-hardware/?​platform=xfce|System & Hardware ]]**  
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/category/networking-and-admin/?​platform=xfce|Network & Admin ]]** 
 +   
 +====Other====
  
-===== System Applications =====+  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​productivity/?​platform=xfce|Office & Productivity ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​utilities/?​platform=xfce|OS & Utilities ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​burn-and-rip/?​platform=xfce|CD/DVD Tools ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​education-and-reference/?​platform=xfce|Education & Reference ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​business-and-commerce/?​platform=xfce|Business & Commerce ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​home-and-family/?​platform=xfce|Home & Family ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​sport-and-health/?​platform=xfce|Sport & Health ]]** 
 +  * **[[http://​alternativeto.net/​category/​travel-and-location/?​platform=xfce|Travel & Location ]]**
  
-==== Terminal ==== 
-  * Description:​ Vte based/​gtk+-2 lightweight X-terminal 
-  * Website: http://​www.os-cillation.com 
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** 
  
-==== Tilda ==== +----
-  * Description:​ Quake-styled Terminal +
-  * Website: http://​tilda.sourceforge.net/​wiki/​index.php/​Main_Page+
  
-==== fbxkb ==== +===== How to contribute to the lists? ===== 
-  Description:​ Keyboard layout indicator and switcher +**In short:** Add Xfce as a "​custom platform"​ to an application profile on alternativeto.net
-  ​Websitehttp://​fbxkb.sourceforge.net/+
  
-==== HardInfo ​==== +=== In more details: ​===
-  * Description:​ GTK+2 System information and benchmark tool +
-  * Website: http://​hardinfo.berlios.de/​HomePage+
  
-==== Keyboard Status Monitor (key-mon) ==== +  ​Log in to: http://alternativeto.net/ 
-  * Description:​ Utility ​to show live keyboard and mouse status for teaching and screencasts +  - Select an existing application or add new one on that website! 
-  * Website: http://code.google.com/​p/​key-mon/​ +  - Hover over the wrench icon to make the "​Actions"​ menu appear! 
- +  - Click on "Edit Information"​ button to make the edit page appear! 
-==== LXPolkit ==== +  - Type xfce on the "Custom Platforms" ​field! 
-  * Description:​ A minimal policykit authentication agent. +  - From the drop-down list that appears, **click** on Xfce(This step is necessaryJust doing the previous step is not enough.) 
-  * Website: http://​blog.lxde.org/?​p=674 +  - Click "Save & Done" ​botton!
-==== LightDM ==== +
-  * Description:​ A lightweight display manager +
-  * Website: https://​launchpad.net/lightdm +
- +
-==== SLiM ==== +
-  ​* Description:​ Desktop-independent graphical login manager for X11 +
-  * Website: http://​slim.berlios.de +
- +
-==== Meta Tracker ==== +
-  * Description:​ Tool designed to extract information and metadata about your personal data so that it can be searched easily and quickly +
-  * Website: http://​www.gnome.org/​projects/​tracker/​ +
-  * Remarks: //The daemon does not require Gnome dependencies. To perform the searches, use tool like catfish. (viewed at: http://​linuxondesktop.blogspot.com/​2007/​03/​13-applications-to-install-on-ubuntu.html)//​ +
- +
-==== Wicd ==== +
-  * Description:​ A wired and wireless network manager which aims to provide a simple interface to connect to networks with a wide variety of settings. +
-  * Website: http://​wicd.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Wpa_supplicant ==== +
-  * Description:​ A wired and wireless network manager which provides connections to networks with a wide variety of settings. +
-  * Manpage: http://​linux.die.net/​man/​5/​wpa_supplicant.conf +
-  * Remarks: //Installed as a dependency by most other network managers (e.g., Wicd), however can be used directly in roaming mode and via gui interface using wpa-gui// +
- +
-==== Figaro'​s Password Manager 2 (fpm2) ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+2 password manager tool +
-  * Website: http://​als.regnet.cz/​fpm2/​ +
- +
-==== Font-manager ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+2 font-manager written in python +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​p/​font-manager/​ +
- +
-==== BUM Boot-Up-Manager ==== +
-  * Description:​ A GTK+ Runlevel-Editor +
-  * Website: http://​www.marzocca.net/​linux/​bum.html +
-  * Remarks: Debian-like System +
- +
-==== X-tile ==== +
-  * Description:​ Tile windows in different ways +
-  * http://​www.giuspen.com/​x-tile/​ +
-===== Office Applications ===== +
- +
-==== Xfce4 Dictionary ==== +
-  * Description:​ A dictionary, spelling checker and speed reader application +
-  * Website: http://​goodies.xfce.org/​projects/​applications/​xfce4-dict +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** +
- +
-==== Orage ==== +
-  * Description:​ Modern calendar application +
-  * Website: http://​www.kolumbus.fi/​~w408237/​orage/​ +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce Project** +
- +
-==== Abiword ==== +
-  * Description:​ A full-featured,​ yet light and fast word processor +
-  * Website: http://​www.abisource.com +
-  * Remarks: //Can pull *some* gnome dependencies (printing is based on libgnomeprint,​ for example.) Compile yourself to avoid them // +
- +
-==== Epdfview ==== +
-  * Description:​ A free lightweight PDF document viewer +
-  * Website: ​ http://​www.emma-soft.com/​projects/​epdfview/​ +
- +
-==== Gnumeric ==== +
-  * Description:​ Spreadsheet application +
-  * Website: http://​www.gnumeric.org +
-  * Remarks: //Can pull *some* gnome dependencies (printing is based on libgnomeprint and mandatory, for example.) Compile yourself to avoid them // +
- +
-==== LyX ==== +
-  * Description:​ Document Processor, an almost-WYSIWYG frontend to LaTeX +
-  * Website: http://​www.lyx.org/​ +
-  +
- +
-==== RedNotebook ==== +
-  * Description:​ Graphical diary and journal helping you keep track of notes and thoughts +
-  * Website: http://​rednotebook.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Zim ==== +
-  * Description:​ A desktop wiki and outliner +
-  * Website: http://​zim-wiki.org/​ +
-  * Remarks: //Python application//​ +
- +
-==== Notecase ==== +
-  * Description:​ Hierarchical note manager (aka. outliner) +
-  * Website: http://​notecase.sourceforge.net/​ +
-  * Remarks: **Notecase discontinued. NotecasePro is not Free Software** +
-==== Osmo ==== +
-  * Description:​ Personal organizer ​that includes calendar, task manager and address book +
-  ​* Website: http://​clayo.org/​osmo/​ +
- +
-==== Dayplanner ==== +
-  * Description:​ Calendar with reminder and scheduled alarms +
-  * Website: http://​www.day-planner.org/​ +
-  * Remarks: //Perl application//​ +
- +
-==== Sunbird ==== +
-  * Description:​ Full-featured and easy to use calendar application,​ built upon Mozilla Toolkit +
-  * Website: http://​www.mozilla.org/​projects/​calendar/​sunbird/​ +
- +
-==== StickWiki ==== +
-  * Description:​ Self-contained desktop wiki +
-  * Website: http://​stickwiki.sourceforge.net/​ +
-  * Self-modifying XHTML file +
- +
-==== TeXmacs ==== +
-  * Description:​ A more-featured text/book writer with hypertext features and an integrated browser mode +
-  * Website: http://​www.texmacs.org +
-  * Remarks: Although ​the name suggests it, neither TeX nor Emacs is required ​to get it compiled and running. TeXmacs is self-contained but needs guile-gtk for the interface. TeXmacs is in the overworks, and much of the internas (switching to cairo, etc.) and interface will change in the near future. +
- +
-==== TiddlyWiki ==== +
-  ​* Description:​ a single html file which has all the characteristics of a wiki +
-  * Website: http://​www.tiddlywiki.com/​ +
- +
-==== Xpdf ==== +
-  * Description:​ A basic PDF viewer for X11 +
-  * Website: http://​www.foolabs.com/​xpdf +
- +
-==== Cabaret Stage  ==== +
-  * Description:​ A JAVA/GTK+ PDF-Editor +
-  * Website: http://​www.cabaret-solutions.com/​en/​downloads +
-  * Remarks: **NON-FREE(only free for non commercial use)** +
- +
- +
-===== Network Applications ===== +
- +
-==== Midori ==== +
-  * Description:​ A lightweight web browser based on WebKit +
-  ​* Website: http://​www.twotoasts.de +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** +
- +
-==== Postler ==== +
-  * Description:​ A lean mail reader with an opinionated interface +
-  * Website: https://​bugs.launchpad.net/​postler +
-  * Remarks: Affiliated with Elementary Project +
- +
-==== Claws Mail ==== +
-  * Description:​ Email Client, News Reader, Feed Reader, Calendar ... +
-  * Website: http://​www.claws-mail.org +
-  * Remarks: Formerly known as Sylpheed Claws, can publish calendar data to [[http://​www.xfce.org/​projects/​orage/​|Orage]]. +
- +
- +
- +
-==== Xchat ==== +
-  * Description:​ A GTK+-2 based IRC client +
-  * Website: http://​www.xchat.org +
- +
-==== Balsa ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+-based, written in C. Uses a library version of the Mutt mailer as its "engine+
-  ​* Website: http://​pawsa.fedorapeople.org/​balsa/​ +
-  * Remarks: depends on gnome-icon-theme, depends on libgtkhtml which needs libgnomeui) +
- +
-==== Gajim ==== +
-  * Description:​ Full-supported Jabber Client +
-  * Website: http://​www.gajim.org/​ +
-  * Remarks: //Python application//​ +
- +
-==== Liferea ==== +
-  * Description:​ A lightweight GTK+ RSS feed reader +
-  * Website: http://​liferea.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Linkage ==== +
-  * Description:​ Lightweight GTK+ Bittorrent client +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​p/​linkage/​ +
-  * Remarks: written in C++ using libgtkmm and libtorrent, homepage shows it is not maintained (18 Nov 09) +
- +
-==== Deluge ==== +
-  * Description:​ Full-featured,​ GTK+ native Bittorrent client +
-  * Website: http://​deluge-torrent.org +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-==== Sylpheed ==== +
-  * Description:​ Slim but fully featured, GTK+ 2.x based Email Client (and News Reader) +
-  * Website: http://​sylpheed.sraoss.jp/​en +
-  * Remarks: Can support gnome, if wished +
- +
-==== Transmission ==== +
-  * Description:​ fast BitTorrent client with low memory use and lots of features. +
-  * Website: http://​www.transmissionbt.com +
-  * Remarks: GTK+ application written in C.  The backend can be run as a daemon without a gui. +
- +
-==== Uget Download Manager ==== +
-  * Description:​ download manager written in GTK+, it has many features. +
-  * Website: http://​urlget.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Pidgin ==== +
-  * Description:​ An instant messenger client for several protocols +
-  * Website: http://​pidgin.im +
-  * Remarks: Formerly known as Gaim +
- +
-==== Jitsi ==== +
-  * Description:​ An audio/video and chat communicator that supports many protocols (SIP, XMPP, etc.) +
-  * Website: http://​jitsi.org/​ +
-  * Remarks: Formerly known as SIP Communicator +
- +
-==== Linphone ==== +
-  * Description:​ A SIP/VoIP softphone with support for voice, video, and text instant messaging +
-  * Website: http://​www.linphone.org/​ +
- +
-==== Pino ==== +
-  * Description:​ A lightweight Twitter-client written in Vala +
-  * Website: http://​pino-app.appspot.com/​index +
- +
-==== gFTP ==== +
-  * Description:​ Graphical FTP client +
-  * Website: http://​www.gftp.org +
- +
-==== Grsync ==== +
-  * Description:​ A GUI for rsync +
-  * Website: http://​www.opbyte.it/​grsync/​ +
- +
-==== IcQnD ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ 2 GUI for the Licq Instant Messenger +
-  * Website: http://​icqnd.sourceforge.net +
- +
-==== Kazehakase ==== +
-  * Description:​ A GTK+ web browser based on the Webkit or Gecko engine +
-  * Website: http://​kazehakase.sourceforge.jp +
- +
-==== Dillo ==== +
-  * Description:​ web-browser ​that is only 420 kilobytes in size and is based on GTK1 librariesit is very fast however provides limited functionality. +
-  ​Website: http://​www.dillo.org/​ +
-  ​Remarks: // viewed at: http://​linuxondesktop.blogspot.com/​2007/​03/​13-applications-to-install-on-ubuntu.html // +
- +
-==== pyNeighborhood ==== +
-  ​Description:​ A smbfs(samba) frontend, a GTK+ 2 rewrite of LinNeighborhood. +
-  ​Website: http://​pyneighborhood.sourceforge.net +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-==== SpiderOak ==== +
-  * Description:​ A secure and free cross-platform online backup, sync and storage solution +
-  * Website: https://​spideroak.com/​ +
- +
-==== Yarssr ==== +
-  * Description:​ Yet Another RSS Reader that displays its results in the notification area +
-  * Website: http://​yarssr.sourceforge.net/​ +
-  * Remark: //PERL application//​ +
- +
-==== Chromium ==== +
-  * Description:​ lightweight & fast WebKit-based Webbrowser +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​chromium/​ +
- +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Playback (GStreamer) ===== +
- +
-==== GStreamer ==== +
-  * Description:​ multimedia framework +
-  * Website: http://​gstreamer.freedesktop.org/​ +
-  * Remarks: many frontends. +
- +
-==== Parole ==== +
-  * Description:​ Media player based on GStreamer +
-  * Website: http://​goodies.xfce.org/​projects/​applications/​parole +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce Project** +
- +
-==== Pragha ==== +
-  * Description:​ lightweight GTK+ music manager/​player +
-  * Website: http://​pragha.wikispaces.com/​ +
- +
-==== Foobnix ==== +
-  * Description:​ Media player based on GStreamer +
-  * Website: http://​foobnix.appspot.com/​news/​eng +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
-==== Exaile ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ media player aiming to be similar to KDE's Amarok +
-  * Website: http://​www.exaile.org +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-==== Mesk ==== +
-  * Description:​ Audio player based on GStreamer +
-  * Website: http://​mesk.nicfit.net +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-==== XNOISE ==== +
-  * Description:​ XNOISE is a media player for Gtk+ with a slick GUI, great speed and lots of features. +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​p/​xnoise/​ +
- +
-==== Quod Libet ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ audio only player +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​p/​quodlibet +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Playback ​(Xine) ===== +
- +
-==== xine ==== +
-  * Description:​ multimedia playback engine +
-  * Website: http://​www.xine-project.org +
-  * Remarks: comes with a frontend(xine-ui) +
- +
-==== Xfmedia ==== +
-  * Description:​ The Xfce media player +
-  * Website: http://​spuriousinterrupt.org/​projects/​xfmedia +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** obsolete +
- +
-==== Goggles Music Manager ==== +
-  * Description:​ Light weight music manager and player.  +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​p/​gogglesmm/​ +
-  * Remarks: //Based on the FOX toolkit, xine for audio and sqlite3 as the database backend.//​ +
- +
-==== gxine ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ media player +
-  * Website: http://​www.xine-project.org +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Playback (MPlayer) ===== +
- +
-==== MPlayer ==== +
-  * Description:​ media player +
-  * Website: http://​www.mplayerhq.hu +
-  * Remarks: comes with a GTK+ frontend(gmplayer) +
- +
-==== Gnome-MPlayer ==== +
-  * Description:​ Gnome MPlayer ​is a simple GUI for MPlayerIt is intended to be a nice tight player and provide a simple and clean interface to MPlayer. +
-  * Dependencies:​ The main dependency is on GTK2, GLIB2 and DBUS. +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​p/​gnome-mplayer/​ +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Playback (MPD) ===== +
- +
-==== MPD ==== +
-  * Description:​ runs in the background playing music from its playlist. +
-  * Website: http://​mpd.wikia.com +
-  * Remarks: Has many front ends +
- +
-==== Xfmpc ==== +
-  * Description:​ Graphical GTK+ MPD client (Music Player Daemon) +
-  * Website: http://​goodies.xfce.org/​projects/​applications/​xfmpc +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** +
- +
-==== Ario ==== +
-  * Description:​ A GTK client for MPD inspired by Rhythmbox but much lighter and faster. +
-  * Website: http://​ario-player.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Gimmix ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ MPD client +
-  * Website: http://​gimmix.berlios.de +
- +
-==== Sonata ==== +
-  * Description:​ Elegant GTK+ MPD client +
-  * Website: http://​sonata.berlios.de +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Playback (XMMS 2) ===== +
- +
-==== XMMS 2 ==== +
-  * Description:​ runs in the background playing music from its playlist. +
-  * Website: http://​xmms2.org +
-  * Remarks: Has many front ends +
- +
-==== Abraca ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ XMMS2 client +
-  * Website: http://​abraca.xmms.se/​ +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Playback ===== +
- +
-==== Audacious ==== +
-  * Description:​ A fork and rewrite of Beep Media Player +
-  * Website: http://​audacious-media-player.org +
-  * Remarks: comes with a GTK+ UI +
- +
-==== Aqualung ==== +
-  * Description:​ Cross-platform music player with gapless playback & LADSPA plugins +
-  * Website: http://​aqualung.factorial.hu/​ +
- +
-==== DeaDBeeF ==== +
-  * Description:​ Ultimate Music Player For GNU/Linux +
-  * Website: http://​deadbeef.sourceforge.net/​ +
-  * Remark: It has Foobar-like interface +
- +
-==== Potamus ==== +
-  * Description:​ Lightweight audio player with a simple interface and an emphasis on high audio quality +
-  * Website: http://​offog.org/​code/​potamus.html +
- +
-==== VLC media player ==== +
-  * Description:​ A media player supporting a large number of multimedia formats +
-  * Website: http://​www.videolan.org +
-  * Remarks: Qt4 +
- +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Ripping Tools ===== +
- +
-==== Asunder ==== +
-  * Description:​ A simple GTK+-2 CD ripper and encoder +
-  * Website: http://​littlesvr.ca/​asunder/​ +
- +
-==== xfburn ==== +
-  * Description:​ An easy to use CD/DVD burning program. Supports images and data discs so far. +
-  * Website: http://​goodies.xfce.org/​projects/​applications/​xfburn +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** +
- +
-==== Bombono DVD ==== +
-  * Description:​ DVD authoring program +
-  * Website: http://​www.bombono.org/,​ http://​sf.net/​projects/​bombono/​ +
- +
-==== EasyTAG ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ utility for editing MP2, MP3, MP4, FLAC, Ogg and other media tags +
-  * Website: http://​easytag.sourceforge.net +
- +
-==== Gaupol ==== +
-  * Description:​ Editor for text-based subtitle files +
-  * Website: http://​home.gna.org/​gaupol/​ +
- +
-==== Gpodder ==== +
-  * Description:​ Podcast manager that syncs with portable audio devices  +
-  * Website: http://​gpodder.berlios.de +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-==== Graveman! ==== +
-  * Description:​ Graveman! ​is a GTK+ frontend for cdrecord, mkisofs, readcd, sox, flac, dvd+rw-format/​dvd+rw-tools and cdrdao  +
-  * Website: http://​graveman.tuxfamily.org +
- +
-==== Tagtool ==== +
-  * Description:​ A program to edit ID3 tags +
-  * Website: http://​pwp.netcabo.pt/​paol/​tagtool/​ +
- +
-==== HandBrake ==== +
-  * Description:​ Multithreaded video transcoder +
-  * Website: http://​handbrake.fr/​ +
- +
-==== Thoggen ==== +
-  * Description:​ Simple and beautiful DVD ripping based on GStreamer and GTK+ +
-  * Website: http://​thoggen.net/​ +
-==== Transcoder ==== +
-  * Description:​ Simple video converter based on ffmpeg +
-  * Website: http://​transcoder84.sourceforge.net/​ +
-==== Transcoder Audio Edition ==== +
-  * Description:​ Simple audio converter based on ffmpeg +
-  * Website: http://​transcoderae84.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== mhWaveEdit ==== +
-  * Description:​ Program for playing, editing, and recording sound files +
-  * Website: http://​gna.org/​projects/​mhwaveedit +
- +
-===== Multimedia: Misc ===== +
-==== Imagination ==== +
-  * Description:​ A lightweight and simple DVD and video slide-show maker  +
-  * Website: http://​imagination.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-===== Graphic/​Photo Applications ===== +
- +
-==== Ristretto ==== +
-  * Description:​ Image viewer +
-  * Website: http://​goodies.xfce.org/​projects/​applications/​ristretto +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** +
- +
-==== Viewnior ==== +
-  * Description:​ a fast and simple image viewer similar to Ristretto +
-  * Website: http://​xsisqox.github.com/​Viewnior/​ +
-==== Comix ==== +
-  * Description:​ (archived) Image viewer +
-  * Website: http://​comix.sourceforge.net/​index.html +
-  * Remarks: Discontinued,​ see MComix below +
- +
- +
-==== MComix ==== +
-  * Description:​ (archived) Image viewer +
-  * Website: http://​mcomix.sourceforge.net/​ +
-==== Dia ==== +
-  * Description:​ A diagramming tool +
-  * Website: http://​live.gnome.org/​Dia +
- +
-==== GImageView ==== +
-  * Description:​ Minimal ACDSee-like image viewer +
-  * Website: http://​gtkmmviewer.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Gcolor2 ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+2 Color Selector +
-  * Website: http://​gcolor2.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Geeqie ==== +
-  * Description:​ Lightweight image viewer. It was forked from GQview. +
-  * Website: http://​geeqie.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Gimmage ==== +
-  * Description:​ Minimalistic image viewer +
-  * Website: http://​gimmage.berlios.de +
- +
-==== Gimp ==== +
-  * Description:​ GNU Image Manipulation Program +
-  * Website: http://​www.gimp.org +
- +
-==== gpicview ==== +
-  * Description:​ A Simple and Fast GTK+ Image Viewer +
-  * Website: http://​lxde.sourceforge.net/​gpicview +
- +
-==== mtPaint ==== +
-  * Description:​ Lightweight GtK+2 image manipulation program +
-  * Website: http://​mtpaint.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== GQview ==== +
-  * Description:​ An image browser for X +
-  * Website: http://​gqview.sourceforge.net +
-  * Remarks: //​Does ​not currently appear to be under active development//​ +
-==== Inkscape ==== +
-  * Description:​ Full featured open source SVG editor +
-  * Website: http://www.inkscape.org +
- +
-==== Mirage ==== +
-  * Description:​ Image viewer and editor +
-  * Website: http://​mirageiv.berlios.de/​ +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
- +
-===== Development Applications ===== +
-==== Diffuse ==== +
-  * Description:​ Graphical tool for merging and comparing text files +
-  * Website: http://​diffuse.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== Geany ==== +
-  * Description:​ Fast and lightweight IDE +
-  * Website: http://​www.geany.org/​ +
- +
-==== MadEdit ==== +
-  * Description:​ An Open-Source and Cross-Platform Text/Hex Editor written in C++ and wxWidgets +
-  * Website: http://​madedit.sourceforge.net/​ +
-==== Heraia ==== +
-  * Description:​ Lightweight HEX-Editor +
-  * Website: http://​heraia.tuxfamily.org/​ +
- +
-==== Medit ==== +
-  * Description:​ Programming text editor +
-  * Website: http://​mooedit.sourceforge.net +
- +
-==== Meld ==== +
-  * Description:​ Graphical diff and merge tool +
-  * Website: http://​meld.sourceforge.net/​ +
-  * Remark: written in Python (PyGTK) +
- +
-==== Oxalis ==== +
-  ​* Description:​ Quick HTML pages creation with templates +
-  * Website: http://​sergejx.mysteria.cz/​oxalis/​ +
- +
-==== PIDA ==== +
-  * Description:​ An IDE that uses the tools already available rather than attempting to reinvent each one (embedding vim, using any version control system) +
-  * Website: http://​pida.co.uk/​ +
-  * Remark: written in Python +
- +
-==== SciTE ==== +
-  * Description:​ A free GTK+-based source code editor +
-  * Website: http://​www.scintilla.org/​SciTE.html +
- +
-==== vim/gvim ==== +
-  * Description:​ Versatile editor/​IDE +
-  * Website: ​ http://​vim.sf.net +
- +
- +
-===== Accessories ===== +
- +
-==== Mousepad ==== +
-  * Description:​ Lighweight xfce text editor +
-  * Website: http://​www.xfce.org/​projects/​mousepad/​ +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** +
- +
-==== Leafpad ==== +
-  * Description : Lightweight editor +
-  * Website: http://​tarot.freeshell.org/​leafpad/​ +
-  * Remarks: An alternative editor to Mousepad +
- +
-==== Squeeze ==== +
-  * Description:​ An archive manager for Xfce +
-  * Website: http://​squeeze.xfce.org/​ +
-  * Remarks: **Xfce project** //Does not currently appear to be under active development//​ +
- +
-==== Xarchiver ==== +
-  * Description:​ Simple archive manager +
-  * Website: http://​xarchiver.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== File-Roller ==== +
-  * Description:​ Full featured archive manager +
-  * Website: http://​fileroller.sourceforge.net/​ +
-  * Remarks: <​del>//​Has no dependencies on Gnome libraries//</​del>​ Now depends on Nautilus +
- +
-==== Cairo-Dock ==== +
-  * Description:​ A light, eye-candy, fully themable, MacOSX-like animated dock for any Linux desktop +
-  * Website: http://​developer.berlios.de/​projects/​cairo-dock/​ +
-  * Remarks: Some plugins have many dependencies,​ needs composite extension +
- +
-==== catfish ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+2 desktop search frontend +
-  * Website: http://​software.twotoasts.de/?​page=catfish +
-  * Remarks: //python application//​ +
- +
-==== Deducer ==== +
-  * Description:​ An intuitive, cross-platform graphical data analysis system +
-  * Website: http://​www.deducer.org/​manual.html +
-  * Remarks: //A free easy to use alternative to proprietary software such as SPSS, JMP, and Minitab. It is based on JGR and should, generally, to be installed from with-in R// +
- +
-==== emelFM2 ==== +
-  * Description:​ An "orthodox" ​two-pane file manager +
-  * Website: http://​emelfm2.net/​ +
- +
-==== Galculator ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ based calculator +
-  * Website: http://​galculator.sourceforge.net +
- +
-==== Google Gadgets ==== +
-  * Description:​ GTK+ or Qt4 based Widget-Engine +
-  * Website: http://​code.google.com/​p/​google-gadgets-for-linux/​ +
- +
-==== GPA ==== +
-  * Description:​ GNU Privacy Assistant is a graphical frontend for the GNU Privacy Guard (gpg) +
-  * Website: http://​www.gnupg.org +
- +
-==== GPeriodic ==== +
-  * Description:​ Comprehensive periodic table of elements +
-  * Website: http://​gperiodic.seul.org/​ +
- +
-==== GtkHash ==== +
-  * Description:​ Utility for computing message digests or checksums +
-  * Website: http://​gtkhash.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== JGR ==== +
-  * Description:​ A unified GUI for the R programming language, based on Java +
-  * Website: http://​cran.at.r-project.org/​web/​packages/​JGR/​index.html +
- +
-==== gfa ==== +
-  * Description:​ Small and fast address book +
-  * Website: http://​gfa.sourceforge.net +
- +
-==== OpenDict ==== +
-  * Description:​ Computer dictionary for several dictionary formats +
-  * Website: http://​opendict.idiles.com +
-  * Remarks: //wxPython application//​ +
- +
-==== Ding ==== +
-  * Description:​ An offline/​desktop dictionary lookup program for X11/Linux, Unix, which contains a German-English dictionary and works with multiple databases/​text files +
-  * Website: http://​www-user.tu-chemnitz.de/​~fri/​ding/​ +
-  * Remarks: Tk based Front-End, Open Source Software, GNU General Public License +
- +
-==== Qalculate==== +
-  * Description:​ Multi-purpose desktop calculator +
-  * Website: http://​qalculate.sourceforge.net/​ +
- +
-==== R Commander ==== +
-  * Description:​ A basic-statistics GUI for the R programming language, based on the tcltk toolkit +
-  * Website: http://​socserv.mcmaster.ca/​jfox/​Misc/​Rcmdr/​ +
-  * Remarks: //On a general basis, to be installed from within R// +
- +
-==== RStudio ==== +
-  * Description:​ An intuitive and powerful integrated development environment (IDE) for R +
-  * Website: http://​www.rstudio.org/​ +
- +
- +
-==== Recordmydesktop ==== +
-  * Description:​ Very lightweight utility to record your desktop in OGV format +
-  * Website: http://​recordmydesktop.sourceforge.net/​index.php +
- +
- +
-==== Tasks ==== +
-  * Description:​ simple To Do list application +
-  * Website: http://​pimlico-project.org/​tasks.html +
- +
-==== Tux Commander ==== +
-  * Description:​ Tux Commander is a windowed file manager with 2 panels side by side similar to popular Total Commander or Midnight Commander file managers. +
-  * Website: http://​tuxcmd.sourceforge.net/​+
recommendedapps.txt · Last modified: 2015/08/27 23:59 by mohammad-ghasemi