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Software to run on the Linux operating system.

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Fast file synchronization tool with a web GUI for Linux?

I have two Ubuntu servers (ie. no GUI) that I need to synchronize files across a WAN connection, on an ongoing basis. So far, I've tried BitTorrent Sync and Syncthing, but they are painfully slow. ...
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Looking for command line (debian if possible) tool doing screenshot of webpage

The topic is less easy than it looks. I need to be able to get png or jpg screenshot from some website on specific interval. So a simple cron job is OK, but I can't find a tool that really works. I ...
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Which software can shift voice formant?

Melodyne does exactly what I need but it is UI only. I'm looking for a way to shift formant of the voice programmatically. ffmpeg, sox, praat..? How can I do this? In speech science and phonetics, a ...
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A free software CV/résumé parser

I'm seeking a software solution to extract data from résumé/CV in various format (PDF, Microsoft Word, etc.). What I need is : extracting name, surname, email, phone numbers, segmented postal ...
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opensource simple example of OpenStreetMap usage to enter position and get GPS coordinates [closed]

For the https://github.com/bstarynk/helpcovid open source (GPLv3+, mostly C++, Linux) project which wants to federate close neighbors during current (April 2020) Covid19 pandemic confinement. We want ...
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simple proxy to record a web transaction

I am looking for a simple Linux/Ubuntu proxy which only purpose is record the request and the answer from a http transaction. I am writing an application that will not run on a web browser but it ...
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Linux-based detector of files encrypted by ransomware

Today I've had an unpleasant accident at work, one of the users downloaded something infected by Eight ransomware on their Windows computer. Worst part is it encrypted some of the files on the drives ...
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Lightweight Simple Video/Audio Editor Linux

I am putting together a montage with a couple of audio tracks and around fifty three minute clips - which will be trimmed to ~5s each. I'm working with 1920x1080 @ 60fps video. Ideally Lightweight - ...
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Transparent raindrop ripple screensaver (having your screen display as background)

Some may consider this a frivolous question, but I think it's on-topic and it's important to me. Over a decade ago, I had a Red Hat Linux (cannot recall the release) with a collection of default ...
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Are there libraries to detect Linux distribution information in Java?

I've been looking for some solution to find the name and version of the Linux distribution where I am running my Java code, eg. Ubuntu 18.04, CentOS 6, etc. I am aware of files as /etc/os-release, or ...
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Linear Programming library for C++ on Linux

I am currently facing a linear programming problem that I would like to solve in C++. There are equality and non-equality constraints, i.e. max a^{T} x subject to Bx >= c and Dx = e. What actively ...
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How to discover a virus or rootkit on Ubuntu machine

I have been connected to free/public xfinitywifi and my Ubuntu machine has slowed down a lot. I am not sure if it's an update or if I got a virus. Using top and htop, the processes look normal, ...
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Any cross-platform email client?

I have been searching for a good cross-platform email client for a really long time. Here are my requirements and a few shortcomings of popular clients. Requirements: At least available on Android, ...
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Semi-manual partial recovery of removed ext4 file, file data exists on the disk, inode is known

On Linux machine with ext4 filesystem important file was accidentally deleted, file size was nearly 1 Gb to 2 Gb. After that, filesystem was used a short time, but the data of file still remains on ...
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Visualizing my computer's internals

I'm looking for an app/utility that shows me a 3-Dimensional, navigable/manipulable view of my physical computer - based on hardware information it either obtains itself, or that I provide it using ...
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Noise cancelling software for work on linux

I'm looking for a noise canceling software for Linux that works with or without music. My headphone is simple, doesn't has noise canceling. There are some recommendations? Best regards. Willian
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Complex computational fluid dynamics software that can model material property changes

I need to simulate heat flow through a material whose properties change as a function of time and temperature. For example (this isn't my exact application, but it gets to the heart of what I need): ...
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Visualizing Git diff (Linux)

git diff ... shows a difference but in the terminal. I want a GUI for visualization of git diff .... Insofar I tried git diff ... | kompare -. This does the trick but the context shown is only what ...
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What software can I use to measure LLOC, function points and cyclomatic complexity of Bash scripts?

I want to gather a few statistical data about a repository to compare it through time. The goal is to know how the usage of specific languages evolved over time, and how the complexity and size of ...
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Like Firefox/Chrome's “Network” viewer but for entire OS. A Firebug or Web Inspector for all web traffic

I am looking for a way to see any images or XHR data that any apps on my Windows or Linux OS might be transmitting. Maybe I don't understand something crucial about the OSI stack, but I'm looking ...
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Linux tool to anonymize captured data packets for commercial use according to GDPR

I am working on a project where I have to identify anomalies in network traffic of business networks with machine learning. The algorithm is feeded with captured network packets from inside of the ...
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Terminal-based text editor for Linux with few dependencies

I'm using an old(ish) SLES Linux machine on which there are some issues with vi which I won't go into. I want to use another text editor - but none is installed as part of the distribution, and I'm ...
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Hexadecimal diff viewer for Linux

I am looking for a good hexadecimal viewer for Linux. It should have a GUI and be intuitive to use. It should also be able to compare two files and maybe even show a diff.
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Overlay for iproute2 - python library

I have heard that there is a python library which serves as an overlay (is it correct word? overlap?) for iproute2. I mean that it allows to use iproute2 functions in python language. Is it pyroute2? ...
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Linux app for tracking work hours

I am looking for an app to track my working time. Tons of time tracking apps exist, but none of them suits my needs. I want: For a specific day add several entries as work time, e.g. „09:00 - 11:15“, ...
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Chart plotting for oscilloscope-like exploration: zoom, cursors

I have time-series data (daily values for a few years in CSV) that I want to plot for personal, casual use. I want to pan around, zoom in/out, and quickly check individual values with one or more ...
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Software for making video lectures for Linux (switching to online teaching with the COVID-19 pandemic)

In preparation for switching to online teaching with the current COVID-19 pandemic, I would like to be able to create video lectures. Unfortunately, I am not aware of many useful tools for this for my ...
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Astrology Software for Linux

Is there any astrology software for Linux? I have looked at astrology_Linux and I have tried the software in the list. But I have run into various issues; I am new to Linux and I don't like building ...
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Software to clone one OS from a dual boot, save the file, and then run it virtually from inside the other operating system

I am unsure of the capabilities of software like VirtualBox, or if this or another similar utility can perform this function. What I would like to do is have two different operating systems installed ...
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Lecture recorder for linux (presentation + voice + doodling)

There are many lectures and presentations on youtube where you can see a powerpoint presentation (or pdf, or whatever) through the screen, a voiceoiver of the lecturer giving the presentation, and on ...
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Linux, app for knowledgebase

I have an idea about knowledge base application. Now, I have script kbase.sh, and I have many knowledge informations/examples about os (working with files, folders, os administration, etc) in text ...
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Easy-to-setup forward caching proxy

Squid are too much hassle to setup, polipo works well but discontinued. What are the the alternative to forward caching proxy that very easy to setup? If possible just one liner, like this: ./proxy -...
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Ubuntu mail client to handle Outlook priority

I wanna give Ubuntu a try as my main Operating system. The main problem I am facing is finding the right mail client. In my windows OS I use the standard mail client from windows. This gives me the ...
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Git GUI tool with good patch-add and hunk editing features

I'm looking for a good tool to help me when making git commits. (Maybe viewing history as well) Specifically, I want something that allows me to, using a gui: Very easily add files, do patch-add, ...
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Complete and powerful serial terminal

After the switch to Ubuntu 19.10 the most important application I miss is a serial terminal. Under Windows I used RealTerm every day. I tried some of the Linux alternative (i.e. CuteCom, CoolTerm, etc....
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Prebuilt ubuntu setup for deep learning

I want to work on deep learning and computer vision in linux, say ubuntu. I know there are prebuilt images in AWS, Azure for this purpose. But I want to install it on my PC to VirtualBox or to hard ...
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GUI scripting for Linux

Effectively, I am looking for an AutoIt clone for Linux. I am aware of tools like Sikuli, Javaauto, etc, but they just won't cut it, because they rely on x, y coordinates and for example they are ...
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drawing sequence diagram in real time

I am looking for a tool/framework/library which will allow me to create a sequence diagram between interacting components i.e. client and server in real time or say almost real time. The server logs ...
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Which software to use for PDF scanning that can extract information and send to an invoiceprogram?

I'm working as an intern at a company where they need accurate scanning of invoices that comes in PDF-forms. The program, or java-library, needs to be able to extract certain parts of the invoice so ...
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How to import table data from excel into Azure FROM LINUX

I'm in a database management class and the professor strictly teaches toward windows machines, so she uses Microsoft SQL Management Studio to interface with our databases. I have a linux machine, so I ...
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Card Games for Family LAN

I'm looking for software that will have an authentication an score library (database) for card games that I can host on a Linux server. My family loves cards and travelling and I want to connect us!~
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python library for Linux file explorer automation

I need a recommendation for a python library that is similar to PyAutoIt but for Linux. I have a python script that uses selenium to automatically upload photos to Instagram but am having trouble ...
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SQL validator for Linux

I am looking for an SQL validator / Syntax Checker which can be executed via CLI. Must-haves: Be able to check an SQL command for errors and return the error(s) if any gratis Executable on ubuntu (...
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Terminal Emulator which is able to pipe the output of previous commands into something (like st with externalpipe)

I'm searching for a terminal emulator which can do things like st with the externalpipe patch, but without beeing from suckless (because of reasons which are mentioned here: https://simple.wikipedia....
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Well working video editor for Linux with proper feature palette

I want to edit videos, including cutting, cropping, moving, rotating, resizing, overlaying text, changing speed and volume, the usual stuff. Maybe also trapezoidal correction. Keyframes are also ...
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Software to tell whether a file has been “encrypted” by a ransomware attack

I know there are many companies that say that they can help to recover from ransomware attack or can detect and protect. What I am curious about is, can we find out whether a file has been attacked, ...
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Best Linux distribution for PC with low specifications

I have a PC with only 2GB DDR2 RAM Intel Core 2 Duo Processor 256GB Intel Integrated Graphics I want to use a stable Linux distribution that can run smooth in my PC. Any help is appreciated.
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GUI database client

I am looking for a GUI tool which lets me explore a databases. MySQL AND postgres AND SQLite at least, if it supported others like Memcached, Redis and Mongodb would be nice. For the relational ...
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Mouse and keyboard recording and replaying on Linux

On Windows, I used TinyTask multiple times a week for years (amazing program, recommended for every Windows user). Now I want to switch to Linux, but I can't find a program that does the same: Start ...
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Something to view wavefront object files (.OBJ) along with their material files (.MTL)

I need: To be able view wavefront object files that are colored according to a wavefront material file. The software to work on Linux and ideally be free. I do not need: To modify or manipulate the ...

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