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Software to run on the Linux operating system.

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digital light table for visually sorting/ordering image files before renaming them on Linux

Let me start by noting that this has already been answered for Windows here. I might go for that in the end, but I'm still wondering if there's something that runs natively on Linux. Back in the ...
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Looking for an OAI-PMH provider for OCFL

I am looking for an OAI-PMH¹ provider working on the standardised Oxford Common File Layout (OCFL). It should run under Linux and it should be able to deliver two kinds of Metadata, besides the ...
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How to properly deal with loads of dependencies

I'm currently studying computer science in Germany and i hate to bloat my system. We need a lot of different programs for different subjects, for example a Database, TypeScript, Tensorflow, Haskell or ...
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Recommended portable C solution under Windows

I would like to set-up the most appropriate C development environment under Windows, with the scope of having the least painful issues concering code portability to Linux. In the past I have both used ...
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MIDI file player like aplaymidi on Linux (MIDI output, no audio), with more interactive features

I'm looking for an application on Linux who can read MIDI files and play them to a MIDI channel (ALSA or JACK). aplaymidi does this well, but I need additional features: Hot reloading when the file ...
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Open source tool to read batch CSV files and output parameter results?

I am looking for a tool that could scan batch csv files and ensure that all preset parameters are accurately reflected in the output file. Essentially, scan batch CSV files, ensure the preset ...
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File sharing websoftware for linux

I want to host a small file sharing site for my friends to quickly share pictures/files/documents etc. The simply way I can imagine this, is when visiting the website on my server, you get asked for a ...
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Is there any program for Linux to layout and generate directory structure?

I need to generate folder structure for organizing my $HOME folder. Of course, I can write big shell script with mkdir -p on every line but maybe there are more user-friendly solution for creating ...
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Compare a text file to multiple text files

Is there a tool that runs on linux (preferably GUI) that can compare a text file to any number of other text files? I currently use meld and it works great for up to 3 files. I am looking for ...
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pdf reader for very large single page pdfs on linux

http://www.projectmapping.co.uk/Resources/TOCs%20AS%20v48%20May%202021.pdf is a map of the UK rail network showing every station. It is a single page with a nominal size of about 2.4 meters wide and 3....
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Verify EU Digital COVID Certificate from Linux (without a smartphone)

I will soon need to verify some EU Digital COVID Certificates. I have a Linux machine (Ubuntu 21/04) with a webcam, which should be all the technology needed for this. However, all the software I can ...
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Translate Linux key&mouse input event messages to USB HID frames to emit via USB device emulation, a "USB Mouse&Keyboard Proxy"

I have Linux devices (A), that presents themselves as normal Keyboard&Mouse combination USB devices to other Devices (B). This connection presents itself as /dev/hidg0 device on Host A. /dev/hidg0 ...
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Easy Linux photo editing software

Please recommend an easy Linux photo edit software for a person who is new in Linux. She is a real estate worker and takes photos of interiors. She has to crop them, rotate, and shrink to 1000 KB or ...
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Software for algebraic computation with geometric objects?

Recently I started to get interested in the a certain kind of geometry, where a body is described based on a set of functions, which are based on irrational numbers. For example consider this cuboid: ...
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Copy files from one location to many on Linux

I have six 12TB USB 3.0 hard drives connected to a RHEL 8 box. One of them is full of files, the others empty. Is there a software package that will read the files from the full one once and write ...
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Real-time whiteboard synchroniser between Android and Desktop

As COVID-19 forced millions to set up their home office, I still feel the absence of a simple whiteboard is one of the biggest barriers in Zoom, Team or Slack... whatever name you. So I wondered if ...
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Set a timed reminder from the terminal

How can I issue a shell command in my terminal that will alert me with a notification once a given time has passed? To make it a bit more specific, some things I am looking for are: I only need one ...
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Linux command line tools to create videos from text

Which Linux command line tool(s) can be used to create videos from text? ffmpeg can be used to make videos from images but can it be used to make videos only from text? I have used ffmpeg for cutting ...
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Python library to determine the input device (keyboard) used

I have a problem about determining the keyboards. Let me explain what I want. I have a Linux Single Board Computer which has two connected keyboards(readers). Let's say one of them is keyboard_one and ...
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Tools for docker-compose to centrally show running projects/stacks on multiple hosts

I have multiple servers with docker-compose applications running on them. To have an automated overview of all services on all my machines, I'd like to find a tool that visualizes all running projects ...
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Linux TCP hole punching between NATted machines without external machine

I have two Linux boxes on them I have full control. Both behind NATs I do not control (they are being done by wonderful ISPs1). I want the Linux boxes to communicate directly. I have no external ...
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General metadata crowd sourcing

There is a program I use that let's you organize content and saves the metadata in a sqlite database. I'd like to know if there is any open source program for linux that let's people crowd source the ...
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Cron-alike task scheduler for Linux that uses a calendar as source?

I really like cron for scheduling regular tasks on my Raspberry. Unfortunately some jobs don't occur regular, especially when the task enables or disables something based on my habits. Therefore I am ...
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linux screencapture/screencasting application that can cope with switching desktop managers

Hi I want to record videos (about going back to linux) and specifically I want to try the OS with the different desktop envs Gnome/LWDM/Plasma etc.so want to be able to record my screen whist I either ...
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Store information about supplier's products

I work for a small company. We regularly have discussions with our suppliers, in which they send us information and documents about their products. This information comes in various formats (text in e-...
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Replacement for Apache Sqoop?

Sqoop is retired What is a good alternative to Sqoop for regular bulk loads to HDFS from a SQL DBMS (Postgres and SQL Server)? I'd like support for splitting across multiple nodes, updating the Hive ...
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Video Call software with redirection / routing

Is there a video call software on linux that I can use in the following manner : User A calls User B. User B has a specific userID / number / Identifier / ... that User A uses. The software in User B '...
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looking for a good Linux program for hindi speech to text

I'm looking for a Hindi transcription tool in Linux. It should be able to accept audio files and give textual output. For English, VOSK is pretty good since it recognizes both Indian and US English. ...
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What Operating System Provides Easy and Complete Software Uninstallation?

I want to be able to easily and completely remove a program/package and everything associated with it: all dependencies, all configuration files, all data files, and all traces in logs and $HOME (I ...
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Metadata software

I'm working on video visualization and cataloging, for making accurate analyzes and get accurate information, I'm looking for the best and accurate metadata tool! much appreciated in advance.
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Software acting as anon proxy forwarding traffic to a proxy with authentication?

Is there a windows or linux software (I would actually prefer a docker container, but hey, beggars can't be choosers 😁) that can be used as an anonymous proxy (e.g listening to 127.0.0.1:9999) and ...
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CLI-based Disk Speed Checking Utility for Linux

I'm looking for a tool that can check SSD speed from the CLI on Ubuntu 20.04. I've already checked out kdiskmark but it won't run without a GUI.
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Linux sandbox that shows which files have been created/modified

I use Gentoo Linux. I need to find out what the program running under root downloads and where it puts the downloaded files. I would also like to have a sandbox for testing programs from unreliable ...
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I want to deduce recipes from commercial food packaging

I happen to have a jar of curry paste with these ingredients. ...and this nutrition: In the UK, ingredients have to be listed in order of weight. So at a glance I know, for example that (per 100g): ...
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Is there a way to remove trailing spaces and convert tabs to spaces in a lot of files at once using command-line?

I am using cygwin and have a lot of files in which I want to convert tabs to spaces (four spaces per tab) and remove all space characters that exist at end of line. Is there a utility for this in ...
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searching for linux distro for hosting own forum

i would like to setup a forum on my second computer and have only limited computer knowledge, therefore i search for a lightweight linux distro which may be design for such task. an blog software ...
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Keccak hashing utility

A utility software (for linux bash) to perform Keccak hashing. I have come across this package: https://github.com/maandree/sha3sum, however it contains no information on how to build, nor was I able ...
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Android recipe manager + linux server?

I have a growing number of (cooking) recipes on my Linux system, and it would be handy if I could sync them with my mobile. I have tried several from Google Play, but they are riddled with adverts and ...
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Linux desktop software to create photo albums

I am wanting to design a photo album/photo book, in which I put together different photos, some text, etc. and this become a multi-page document. I very much enjoy Canva which has useful tools such as ...
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Is there a headless linux-based music player with Telegram integration and biased playback?

My plan is to have a headless Raspberry Pi 3B connected to an old Creative 2.1 kit, and wirelessly to my router, and with a local SSD with many, many MP3's. I would like to use a software with your ...
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Linux backup and replication software

I'm looking for software that runs on Linux that can back up my important files. I'm not really talking about system-level backups, since I can always reinstall the operating system. I use Fedora, and ...
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Alternative to Onedrive Desktop Sync for Ubuntu

I am a first time user of linux and I would like to know if it is possible to have an application like onedrive, or dropbox in which I can have all my files downloaded locally in a specific folder on ...
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Installanywhere for linux distributions

I need to know whether the Installanywhere software is available free for linux distributions. I was able to find windows installable versions from internet, but couldn't find for linux. Can someone ...
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What Linux application helps display frequently updating text or images on-scrreen?

I need to setup my desktop in a very particular way, for use during lectures: _____________________________________________ | 5 minutes 3 seconds left 12:48 pm | <-- a top bar displaying ...
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Tool for dynamically plotting and viewing many complex functions

Situation I'm searching for a tool or a programming library that can plot many complex functions (Examples below) as created-on-the-fly interactive graph. So kind of how game rendering works: There ...
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Ransomware detection software on Ubuntu Linux

I'm looking for a software that runs in the background and finds out if in specific directories an abnormal amount of files have been changed.
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Brightness adjuster to make cycling between dark and bright windows bearable?

Problem description Most of the time my workflow consists in a black window (terminal or text-editor) and a white one (web browser), so any brightness level is either too dim for the dark windows or ...
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view cctv footage

what soft would you recommend to watch cctv footage from pc on LAN without internet access. it consists of 3 ip cams (hikvision), router & laptop w ubuntu (can change for windows or whatever if no ...
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Software or Python library to sync several audio files with each other

I have around 240 audio files (aiff) that start at a different millisecond. I need to make all of them start at the same millisecond. Lets say I need it all the audios to start at 0.005. How can I do ...
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Does anybody know of some data visualization packages for the Linux command line/terminal?

I am new to Linux and am also beginning to learn data science. I am playing around with Termgraph which is a package used with Python to visualize very simple bar charts in the command line. I am ...

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