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Is there an application which does HTTP PUT?

I'd recommend Postman for this. It supports all HTTP verbs, not just GET, POST, PUT and DELETE. Some operations might require HTTP headers to be set (e.g. for authentication) and it supports that too....
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What cross-platform GUI text editor for Linux shell scripting?

Visual Studio Code Pros: Cross-platform (Windows, Linux, Mac) Open-source, see its GitHub page, though there is some fog about it Free of charge, MIT license Faster than Atom IntelliSense ...
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What cross-platform GUI text editor for Linux shell scripting?

gVim Pros: Cross platform (Windows, Linux, Mac, Amiga, OS/2, others, even Android and iOS) Open-source, see its GitHub page Free of charge (although it encourages charity donation), GPL license with ...
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Is there an application which does HTTP PUT?

Probably a bit lower level than you're looking for, but cURL largely meets your requirements. While it's primarily a library for use by other software, it has a command-line UI that's actually rather ...
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UI for node.js based desktop application

NW.js (formerly node-webkit) You can write desktop apps using websites (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) while retaining access to all Node.JS features and APIs. Quoting its readme on GitHub: NW.js is an ...
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What cross-platform GUI text editor for Linux shell scripting?

Atom Pros: Cross-platform (Windows, Linux, Mac) Open-source, see its GitHub page Free of charge, MIT license Shell script syntax highlighting with strong color for variables: Cons: Start-up time ...
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Split MP3 files automatically

There is a GUI for Mp3splt. And its dead easy Mp3splt-gtk is a utility to split MP3, OGG Vorbis and native FLAC files without any change in quality. Just select begin and an end positions to cut ...
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Is there an application which does HTTP PUT?

The PUT (and DELETE) verb is used by the WebDAV protocol, so any WebDAV-compatible software fulfills your requirement. WebDAV support is widespread, for example every major OS supports it in its file ...
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Cross-platform C GUI

It is worth taking a look at wxWidgets - it is a cross platform GUI library written in C++ but it can be used from C and also has bindings for python, ruby, perl and others. Cross Platform - Yes ...
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Cross-platform C GUI

If you can accept HTML5/JS as GUI then take a look at the Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF): https://code.google.com/p/chromiumembedded/ The base CEF framework includes support for the C and C++ ...
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What cross-platform GUI text editor for Linux shell scripting?

Kate Pros: Cross-platform (Linux, Mac OS, Windows) Open source Free software (GPL) Fast Has syntax highlighting support for a lot of different files (Markup, Scripts, Source code, configuration, ...) ...
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Graphical Git client for Windows allowing precise control over commits

Try Git Extensions, a Git client for Windows that includes support for the features you are looking for. Interactive rebasing: Stack Overflow question: Interactive rebase with git extensions By ...
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GnuPG-aware GUI to encrypt/decrypt PGP ASCII on Linux

pyrite As far as I know, there's only one app out there that meets all of your criteria. All of your requirements (reproduced below) describe pyrite, though it can do more. "text area where I could ...
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Visualizing Git diff (Linux)

Git itself ships with gitk to browse the repository (which includes showing diffs of stuff you've already committed) , gitgui and git difftool [which allows you to choose one of the merge tools ...
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Apache Log Viewer alternative for Linux

There's quite a useful/fun one for Apache called Logstalgia, it's an Apache access log visualization programme. It's not too feature-rich, but rather useful. Have a look here: https://github.com/...
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What is a good way to quickly develop a mock GUI?

You can use Pencil: free (+ open-source) Windows/Linux/Mac + can be used as a Firefox add-on too Can be used to create a scratch for application or website:
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What GUI Library Should I use in C++

Given your requirements I would say that the best choice would be wxWidgets From your feature list: Cross Platform Compatibility Yes Open Source Yes with a permissive licence Active with ...
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Hexadecimal diff viewer for Linux

Hex diff viewers with console/terminal graphics: vbindiff, Divides screen into top and bottom, no right/left view, fixed-width output. hexdiff, Same top/bottom look as vbindiff, fixed-width output, ...
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What cross-platform GUI text editor for Linux shell scripting?

Emacs Pros: Cross platform Free and Open Source Software Free of charge Supports both GUI and CLI usage, even for a single instance simultaneously. You can have your emacs windows in your desktop; ...
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PostgreSQL UI that does not require PHP nor GTK

If you want to minimize dependencies on the server, your best bet is sure to be enabling an SSL-only connection over the PostgreSQL protocol from your desktop/laptop. You can then use any software of ...
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Graphical Git client for Windows allowing precise control over commits

I can certainly recommend Atlassian's SourceTree software for Windows. I've previously used TortoiseCVS, GitHub (and their Windows application), and just plain Git with the command line previously, ...
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GUI-based file search utility, (with Arch Linux package)

Why not continue with Search Monkey itself? Compiling from source is very easy in Arch Linux thanks to Arch User Repository(AUR). According to the Arch Wiki: The Arch User Repository (AUR) is a ...
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What cross-platform GUI text editor for Linux shell scripting?

Geany Cross platform. GPL licensed. Syntax high lighting. Actually a very light weight IDE - has buttons for "compile" "build" and such that can have specific actions set for appropriate file ...
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View diffs in a "unified diff" file side-by-side

I think Beyond Compare does meet your needs. The folder comparison feature shows which files are different between two sets of folders and you can then select all files and generate a file differences ...
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Alternative for Visual Studio

SharpDevelop MonoDevelop It's worth noting that MonoDevelop is usually used for developing mono/C# which excludes WPF. I've no experience regarding SharpDevelop but heard nothing bad about it. ...
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UI for node.js based desktop application

2016 Update There are few options for writing GUI apps in Node: AppJS - the oldest one, not actively developed, recommends NW.js or Electron NW.js - previously known as node-webkit, sponsored by ...
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Split MP3 files automatically

I have used mp3DirectCut for years. It is distributed as "freeware", is a Windows program, although I've discovered it behaves well running under Wine on Ubuntu. The longest MP3 file I've used it with ...
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Python GUI framework

TkInter is the widely used python framework for building GUI. For Browsing hierarchial classes or modules there are lot of extensions available for TkInter like tix.
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Tool for inspecting Windows Forms applications

As free application I'll recommend the Microsoft UI Automation toolset from the Windows SDK. With UI Inspect you can click an UI element then see its name and a full list of other information, and ...
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Software to find duplicate files

Well, for years now, I have used Duplicate Cleaner Free. It has an intuitive, but powerful, GUI, and lots of features, including "Turn duplicate file into hard links". - Find duplicate files, ...
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