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Software tools used during the development of other software.

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LINQpad equivalent for JavaScript

I'm looking for something similar to LINQPad, except for JavaScript - specifically, a quick interpreter type of environment where I can prototype something very quickly without having to use a "full" ...
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Online no-download text editor to test Chrome extension?

I am creating a Chrome extension. I am already familiar with JSFiddle, but this does not test Chrome extensions. Is there a JSFiddle-like text editor (no download) which will let me build and test ...
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Self-hosted CMS for code snippets

I'm looking for a self-hosted code snippets tool like Gist but a little more powerful. Would be great if it could have some (or all) of the following features: user management categories syntax ...
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A good source code editor

I want a source code editor with the following features Must support C, C++, Java, Ruby Python and Django and its HTML templating language Must not be very heavy, avg. memory usage 100M The editor ...
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Is there an OSS Solution, regarding Application Release Automation?

Is there an OSS Solution, regarding Application Release Automation? Based on this list: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Application_release_automation I see only paid version of this kind of software ...
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Export and import Excel files

I am looking for a library in building such an application. From my research I have seen the use of the COM reference - MS Excel Object Library but this requires that the user have MS excel (Office) ...
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Test runner that displays code coverage inline (FLOSS alternative to wallabyjs)

I am looking for a continuous test runner that displays code coverage inline, integrated with editors and updated in pseudo real-time. wallayjs is the best fully integrated example I can find and is ...
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Is there a plugin for Notepad++ that shows the helpfiles for PHP commands as overlay?

Once upon a time... I had an editor that I could give a link to the official PHP help files (downloaded from the PHP website and extracted on C:/phpmanual/), and when hovering the mouse over a PHP-...
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Is there any framework algorithm development (testing / benchmarking)?

In relations to posts like TDD like approach to Algorithmic problems, is there any framework that can be used for developing algorithms (where by "framework" I meant some sets of utilities that can ...
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A modern, flexible, easy-to-use statistics library for C++

I want to do some simple statistics in C++. I'm starting out super-simple - average, standard deviation, kurtosis, moments, quantiles. Later on I might want to go in a bit deeper. So, I'm looking for ...
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Development environment PHP + Nginx + PostgreSQL on Windows

How or which could be the best way to build a local development environment for a PHP + Nginx + PostgreSQL setup? I will start working on an app hosted on an AWS and am using Pycharm + Git for VCS ...
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Module bundler for TypeScript in GreaseMonkey

I am writing a GreaseMonkey plugin in TypeScript. I am compiling main.ts file into main.js, and then put it on GreaseMonkey. The output file format looks like vanilla JavaScript, and GreaseMonkey ...
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Fast (approximate?) linear programming solver for few variables and many constraints

I'm writing some code in C++, and it turns out I need to solve an optimization problem which may be formulated using m variables and n linear constraints (i.e. constraint i is of the form a_{i,j}*x_j >...
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Python language in Ubuntu [closed]

I want to learn Python, but I don't know which good software I could use to do that. Furthermore, I'd like to take a good course to learn this language. Questions : Which good software could I use ...
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I want to automate a daily task, need certain info from pdf to go into specific areas of an excel file

I’m working at a startup and would like to automate one of my daily tasks. Currently we receive orders from 3 different distributors in either PDF or Webpage format and I must take some of the ...
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C++ single header library generator

Is there a tool that generates a single header out of a header-only C++ library consisting of .h and .tcc (headers for template function definitions) files? It should perform partial pre-processing, ...
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Development tool for iOS developer to study Cordova

I am an iOS developer, and I want to start with PhoneGap/Cordova study, but I don't know which development tool is suit me. Which development tool for Cordova is suit to iOS developer?
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Easy and simple GUI source version control on Windows

I'm a programmer and want begin a work with source version control systems. Of course I know about Git and its popularity. I tried to work with it (its clients) several times, but I did't like it. ...
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Library to develop cross-platform desktop UI for a Python app

I'm developing a password manager desktop application in python-tkinter, but tkinter hasn't a good looking UI. I'm looking for an alternative. The main things that I want are the following: ...
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An (n)curses-based debugger frontend?

I don't like purely command-line debuggers all that much; but sometimes I'm using a machine which simply does not have any X-based applications nor anything with another kind of GUI, and I'm ...
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linear algebra library designed for low floating-point error

I'm looking for a C++ (possibly C) library for performing computationally-intensive linear algebra operations on massive floating-point data - from the simplest computation of the norm of a large ...
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What animation tools to use in developing a Non-English Speech to Sign language translator software?

The system is supposed to provide a real-time translation of speech to sign language. I will be using Kaldi for the speech recognition and python NLP libraries for language processing? However, I don’...
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A modern-C++-oriented testing framework for C++ code

I've read C++ unit testing framework which is closed as too broad; and answer-wise, while it lists several testing frameworks it doesn't really compare them or discuss their features. Now, I'm ...
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Which GUI builder has support for many programming languages?

Even better would be an IDE with a GUI builder that supports many languages. The idea is to learn (very) different programming languages in a familiar environment, while writing simple graphic ...
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C++ library for working with probability distributions

I want a C++ library which would allow me to dynamically construct a distribution, from a wide selection of distribution families, with its appropriate parameters, based on configuration data read ...
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Developing a web/desktop app on an android device

Are there tools that allow one to do professional development on a mobile device (specifically android)? The things I'm looking for are: I'm looking to develop a Java web application that will ...
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What are some open source social/collaboration solutions that could be integrated within an application?

We want an opensource solution that could provide us most of the social/collaboration features(commenting, sharing, liking etc on our data) and could be integrated with our architecture of the app(...
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Linux utility for gather statistics about a codebase

Suppose I have some software project I'm working on, and I want to compute some statistics about it: Number of lines (total & per file) Comment, spacing and other lines Numbers of functions, ...
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Offline Programming Education for Kids

I am building out a Raspbian install for an eight year old to learn programming concepts, and I am looking for software recommendations. My question is similar to Programming environment to teach ...
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Program to make a simulation of the program I'm looking for

Look at what we are doing here. Instead of me trying to use words to describe the software I am looking for, WHAT IF I made a simulation of the software I am looking for … that you could play with to ...
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Simple build system: run command if directory changed

I have a complex, heterogeneous project with a bunch of build systems involved already. Scala code is built with SBT, JavaScript with Gulp, there are Dockerfiles, Python tests, documentation ...
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Debugging WPF styles that have been applied to an element

In WPF (Windows Presentation Foundation), elements can get styles from various sources, similar to HTML elements that get styles from CSS. In HTML/CSS, most browsers have great support to find out ...
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Design software architecture

Are there any good applications that I can use to design the architecture for my software in a visual environment? I don't like to use pen and paper for this mostly because I change my mind a lot. I ...
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Software to update and license own product for custumers

I am looking for a solution, that is able to to the following: Rollout updates of self developed software(written in C# and java) and install it automaticly or on demand Rollout updates for windows ...
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Packages or tools to manage libraries locally

Everytime when I try to setup a new environment in a Linux box for my personal development, I have to download several (mostly C, C++) libraries and compile and install by myself. To make the ...
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Which program should I use for programming apps with relational and graph databases?

I'm about to change my PC OS to some Linux distribution, and I wanna continue programming in some environment similar to Visual Studio/SQL Server for designing my apps. I want you to help me with ...
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Successor of / Alternative to HTML Help Workshop

I've always used Microsoft HTML Help Workshop for creating CHM help files for my applications. On the website you can read that the last version of HTML Help Workshop is 1.3 which was released in ...
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Are there tools/libraries that can generate a full java software server stack from a set of POJOs?

I'd like to generate a full software stack from a set of POJOs. The generated layers would be: CRUD DB operations. Search data. User management (Integration with FB/Google/OpenId/etc.) Permissions ...
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What language should I use for this race-manager software? [closed]

I’m an intermediate programmer, I would want to create a software to manage a cycling race. Basically I have to deal with a database, (order partecipants, compile PDF files with rankings and so on…) ...
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Time track software

I was wondering if there is a simple (open source)? time tracking platform that can handle this: Main Features Web based Employees log in with their account, then check in Employees check out when ...
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Distributed build system for Rust

I'm looking for a distributed build system for Rust that: Is free, gratis and opensource Is cross-platform and cross-compiles (from ARMv6, ARMv7, i386 and amd64 Linux and amd64 Windows for amd64 ...
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A distributed (on-demand) build system

I'm tired of long build times … I'm interested in a distributed build system, either at the lower-level of running the equivalent of make, and not knowing anything about anything other than ...
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Linux distribution for programmer

I need recommendation for distribution of Linux which will fulfill few things: is good to develop in different technologies (Java/Erlang/C/etc.) including frameworks, is good in installing&...
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Mock-up software that does NOT generate code, but USES code in its own active environment

Imagine that you could draw a shape, then add code to that shape that determines how it looks, what it does (visually), or even triggers other events (like play audio files or spawn other shapes), ...
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NDepend for Java

NDepend is a feature-rich GUI for visualizing and analyzing dependencies of .NET applications. Its query language makes it possible to solve very complex tasks, e.g. I managed to identify all COM ...
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Open Source C++ IDE for Linux

I am looking for a C++ IDE for Linux with the following features (with this order of priority): Can run on Linux Open source, or, at least free. Easy and powerful refactoring & code suggestion ...
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Graphing Libraries for WPF in the .NET Framework?

I am currently building an application using WPF in the .NET framework. The application will involve graphing data. Are there any good open-source graphing libraries or packages out there I can use ...
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Tool to run a not-so-old PC game on Windows 10?

There is an old PC game called SubTerra( SubTerra game link ). It used to run perfectly on Windows XP but fails to do so in Windows 10. Compatibility troubleshooter also didn’t help. DOSbox cannot ...
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Getting the source code out of SAP

SAP stores the source code in internal databases. For some analytics and faster code search (CODE_SCANNER sometimes is too slow), I'm looking for a tool, plugin or macro that could get the ABAP source ...
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'abstract' slab/arena memory management/allocation library

I'm interested in a library for managing allocation and de-allocation of memory within an abstract slab. That is, a library which doesn't use malloc()/operator new/sbrk, but initially gets a ...