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Old 22-11-2003, 09:49 PM   #31
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Old 26-11-2003, 10:19 AM   #32
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Originally posted by windchime
FREEWARE
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freeware is not necessarily OPEN (source) ware btw - so take note. http://www.opensource.org/docs/definition.php
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Old 26-11-2003, 12:33 PM   #33
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freeware is not necessarily OPEN (source) ware btw - so take note. http://www.opensource.org/docs/definition.php
THAT'S THE REASON WHY I MENTIONED "FREEWARE".
ANYWAY I HAVE DELETED ALL, SO IT'S DEFINITELY NO LONGER A ISSUE!

SO LONG
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Old 26-11-2003, 01:24 PM   #34
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Originally posted by windchime


THAT'S THE REASON WHY I MENTIONED "FREEWARE".
ANYWAY I HAVE DELETED ALL, SO IT'S DEFINITELY NO LONGER A ISSUE!

SO LONG
actually some of the links were, i believe, open source (like galeon, for example), but oh well... have a nice day.
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Old 27-11-2003, 11:14 AM   #35
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Old 27-11-2003, 12:37 PM   #36
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Originally posted by etegration
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aiyah, the guy just posted some links, some to "free"ware (but closed-source ones; they were "free beer" but not "free speech"), while others were i believe opensource (or "gnu free"). All i did was gently point out the difference between the 2, and somebody got sensitive already - that's all - and just decided to delete all of the info that he previously posted.
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Old 27-11-2003, 07:00 PM   #37
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Originally posted by jf


aiyah, the guy just posted some links
Guy????? Made personal assumption ??


QUOTE]Originally posted by jf


All i did was gently point out the difference between the 2
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Gently??? perhaps could have PM instead??

QUOTE]Originally posted by jf


sensitive already - that's all - and just decided to delete all of the info that he previously posted.
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sensitive?? Has a habit of making personal assumption again??

Anyway, Enjoy you day.

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Old 27-11-2003, 08:59 PM   #38
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well if u still have any more issues to settle, u can pm me. This is probably enough unrelated stuff in the thread already.

incidentally, what makes u think that "guy" cannot be a generic "he" as used in the English language?
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Old 27-11-2003, 09:09 PM   #39
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well if u still have any more issues to settle, u can pm me. This is probably enough unrelated stuff in the thread already.
Why should I be having any issues to settle?? You are free to PM me if you do. It's certainly more than enough unrelated stuff in this thread!


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incidentally, what makes u think that "guy" cannot be a generic "he" as used in the English language? [/QUOTE]

Did I say anything about "guy" cannot be a generic??
AGAIN ASSUMPTION by your goodself??

This should be over and the thread should be back on track. Free free to PM me and have a nice day.
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Old 01-12-2003, 11:34 AM   #40
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well if u still have any more issues to settle, u can pm me. This is probably enough unrelated stuff in the thread already.

incidentally, what makes u think that "guy" cannot be a generic "he" as used in the English language?
next time you should stick with the phrase "the abovementioned entity" or something. 8)
Being gender specific is a BAD thing. shame on you jf.
BAD JF.

Okay I SCOlded JF already .... let the matter rest
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next time you should stick with the phrase "the abovementioned entity" or something. 8)
Being gender specific is a BAD thing. shame on you jf.
BAD JF.

Okay I SCOlded JF already .... let the matter rest
hm well... you had to chIBMe in. Let's just watch our ascOsiations, shall we?
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Long time no updates liao. Got one more here...
I've been using this program on my Win98 box called 7Zip. Replaces Winzip=p
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for DC++ users, get DCGUI. its much better as it has multisource downloading.
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Old 02-04-2004, 01:53 PM   #45
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Come recommended by LinuxFormat magazine issue 50, February 2004 and by myself.

snarf (Commandline URL grabber with tonnes of interesting abilities)

HTTrack (A proggie that is a website downloader cum offline browser)

Junkie (GUI FTP client check screenshot in the above link)

JaysIPtablesFirewall FIAF (An iptables firewall for Linux)

JuK (A Jukebox & music manager for the KDE desktop)

Kbear gFTP

IglooFTP

AxY FTP (with a GTK+ GUI)

DPS-FTP

Xftp

Iftp (Sophisticated commandline FTP client)

YAFC (Yet Another FTP Client)

Madman (Digital music manager)

Ogle (DVD player)

QtVision (TV watching proggie)

AmaroK (media player)

Gmerlin (Audio/video player)

XANIM (Versatile multi-format audio, animation & video player)

XMPS (X-Windows GTK-based media player)

GRIP (CD ripper/encoder cum CD player)

UMIX (Sound card volumes adjuster)

Danpei (GTK+ based image viewer)

ImageMagick (An automated & interactive image manipulator)

YAALA (General log viewer with avery detailed report)

LSHW (Provide detailed hardware configuration information)

Seahorse (Gnome frontend for GnuPG)

GPA (GTK GUI to GnuPG)

flphoto (A simple image management, viewing & printing software)

PhotoGroup (GNOME image organizer)

Ethereal (Network analysis tool)

Etherape (REAL-time network activity graphs)

ROX-Filer (Drag-N-Drop file manager)

Environ (Unix environment variables manipulator)

http://www.beonex.com/communicator/v.../install/unix/
Beonex Communicator (ALL-in-one suite that includes a web browser + email+ news reader + web page editor)

CD/DVD-Writing:
Eroaster

Gtoaster

Gcombust

k3b

Xcdroast

WebCDwriter (Network CD/DVD writing application)


http://gnometoaster.rulez.org/

http://www.abo.fi/~jmunsin/gcombust



Some more apps...have tried to provide some background info e.g. features on each of them BUT not all...go search for them at http://www.google.com/linux

Download accelerators/managers:

D4x

Prozilla GUI

Kget

http://www.lintux.cx/axel.html

Axel
A light Unix download accelerator

Aria

KMAGO

http://downman.sourceforge.net
http://sourceforge.net/project/showf...group_id=28114
Download Manager suite

* downmand: a daemon that takes care of downloading files

* downman: a command line client to downmand to add files for download

* downman-gmonitor: a little window where you can drop urls

* gdownman: (aka gnome download manager), a gui client to control downloads

http://www.gnome.org/softwaremap/projects/elysium/
http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/e...ar.gz?download
Emphetamine
A download manager for GNOME using gnome-vfs. It supports downloading via http, ftp, and smb. Other protocol modules can easily be added.


http://gcompressor.sourceforge.net/
gcompressor - gui interface of compression decompression tools. must be the best gcompressor is desined for the gtk+-2 & gnome-2 platform


Additional CD/DVD burning apps/ISO files manipulators:
http://www.eecs.umich.edu/~mittals/cdrecorder
CDrecorder

CDrecorder is a gui for cdrecord and mkisofs built using gtk (primarily). What can it do? --------------- - Copy a directory on to a CD (CDR/CDRW) - Burn an iso image file on to a CD - Make an iso image of a directory (for repeated burning)


http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content=10176
KIso
KIso is a fronted for KDE to make it as easy as possible to create manipulate and extract CD Image files.


Files Splitter:
http://ranty.pantax.net/~rrey/openha...ha-0.5.tar.bz2

OpenHacha - OpenHacha is a "free as in freedom" implementation for GNU/Linux of the propietary-and-only-for-MS-Windows program Hacha.With OpenHacha you can split huge files into small chunks and join the chunks then without problems (like cat/split commands).


GUI BitTorrent Client:
http://azureus.sourceforge.net/

Azureus
A Java-based BitTorrent client. Azureus offers multiple torrent downloads, queuing/priority systems (on torrents and files), start/stop seeding options and instant access to numerous pieces of information about your torrents. Azureus now features an embedded tracker easily set up and ready to use.


http://www.kde-apps.org/content/down...ent=10509&id=1
http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content=10509
kfile_torrent

KFilePlugin
Description:
This is a KFilePlugin to allow the display of meta information of the .torrent files used by the BitTorrent distributed download program.

See also: http://www.bitconjurer.org/BitTorrent/


Website downloaders:
Getleft
http://personal1.iddeo.es/andresgarc.../download.html

Pavuk

Khttrack
http://www.nongnu.org/khttrack/index.html
http://www.nongnu.org/khttrack/screenshots.html

Khttrack is a easy-to-use offline browser utility with Kde Wizard Interface.


It allows you to download a World Wide Web site from the Internet to a local directory, building recursively all directories, getting HTML, images, and other files from the server to your computer.

Hope this is useful.

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