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GIMP

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Raster-Based - GIMPVisit Site: GIMP

Cost: Free

Comments: Free and open source image editing software.

Description: GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.

GAP

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Mathematics - GAPVisit Site: GAP

Cost: Free

Comments: Open source system for computational discrete algebra.

Description: GAP is a system for computational discrete algebra, with particular emphasis on Computational Group Theory. GAP provides a programming language, a library of thousands of functions implementing algebraic algorithms written in the GAP language as well as large data libraries of algebraic objects.

Quantum GIS

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GIS - Quantum GISVisit Site: Quantum GIS

Cost: Free

Comments: Free and open source GIS Software.

Description: Quantum GIS (QGIS) is a user friendly Open Source Geographic Information System (GIS) licensed under the GNU General Public License. QGIS is an official project of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo).

R Project

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Statistics Software - R ProjectVisit Site: R Project

Cost: Free

Comments: Free statistics software.

Description: R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It compiles and runs on a wide variety of UNIX platforms, Windows and MacOS.

Xara Xtreme

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Vector-Based - Xara XtremeVisit Site: Xara Xtreme

Cost: Free

Comments: Free and open source software for Unix platforms.

Description: Xara Xtreme for Linux is a powerful, general purpose graphics program for Unix platforms including Linux, FreeBSD and (in development) OS-X.

QCAD

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CAD - QCADVisit Site: QCAD

Cost: Free

Comments: Open source CAD software.

Description: QCAD is an application for computer aided drafting in two dimensions (2d). With QCAD you can create technical drawings such as plans for buildings, interiors, mechanical parts or schematics and diagrams. QCAD works on Windows, Mac OS X and many Linux and Unix Systems. The source code of the QCAD Community Edition is released under the GPL (Open Source).

Dia

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Diagram - DiaVisit Site: Dia

Cost: Free

Comments: Open source diagram creation program.

Description: Welcome to Dia’s new homepage. Dia is a GTK+ based diagram creation program for GNU/Linux, MacOS X, Unix, and Windows, and is released under the GPL license.

Skencil

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Vector-Based - SkencilVisit Site: Skencil

Cost: Free

Comments: Open source vector drawing application.

Description: Skencil is a Free Software interactive vector drawing appliction. Known to run on GNU/Linux and other UNIX-compatible systems, it is a flexible and powerful tool for illustrations, diagrams and other purposes.

OpenBSD

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Operating Systems - OpenBSDVisit Site: OpenBSD

Cost: Free

Comments: Open source operating system.

Description: The OpenBSD project produces a FREE, multi-platform 4.4BSD-based UNIX-like operating system. Our efforts emphasize portability, standardization, correctness, proactive security and integrated cryptography.

g4u

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Backup Software - g4uVisit Site: g4u

Cost: Free

Comments: Free harddisk image cloning for PCs.

Description: g4u (“ghosting for unix”) is a NetBSD-based bootfloppy/CD-ROM that allows easy cloning of PC harddisks to deploy a common setup on a number of PCs using FTP. The floppy/CD offers two functions. The first is to upload the compressed image of a local harddisk to a FTP server, the other is to restore that image via FTP, uncompress it and write it back to disk.