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Tools

The motto for this page is: A fool with a tool is still a fool.
putty
putty 'knows' the following command line arguments that can be used together with a host ip address: -ssh, -telnet, -rlogin and -raw.
Additionally, a stored session can be loaded with -load.
VirtuaWin. Here's how I compiled VirtuaWin wih MingGW.
vim
BTW, I have written about compiling vim in my blog.
setx is a Windows resource kit tool that allows to set environment variables from cmd.exe. It can be found searching for setx on search.microsoft.com.
Input Director lets you control multiple Windows systems using the keyboard/mouse attached to one computer. It is designed for folks who have two (or more) computers set up at home and find themselves regularly sliding from one system to the other. With Input Director, you can share a single keyboard/mouse across a set of systems.
dot and graphviz
Virtua Magnifying Glass
is a screen magnification tool for Windows. It is simple, customizable, and easy-to-use.
cygwin
MWSnap
A screen capture utility (for making screen shots).
openoffice
Simple DirectMedia Layer
is a cross-platform multimedia library designed to provide low level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, 3D hardware via OpenGL, and 2D video framebuffer.
c--
is a portable assembly language.
IrfanView
is a very fast, small, compact and innovative freeware (for non-commercial use) graphic viewer for Windows.
Thunderbird
Caliper
The Screen Calipers are a unique on-screen measurement tool, similar to a screen ruler. They resemble real life calipers in both form and function
Ethereal
... is used by network professionals around the world for troubleshooting, analysis, software and protocol development, and education. It has all of the standard features you would expect in a protocol analyzer, and several features not seen in any other product. Its open source license allows talented experts in the networking community to add enhancements. It runs on all popular computing platforms, including Unix, Linux, and Windows.
Needs GtK
VNC
Waste...
is a software product and protocol that enables secure distributed communication for small (on the order of 10-50 nodes) trusted groups of users.
SpaceMonger
MikTeX...
is an up-to-date TeX implementation for the Windows operating system.
Oubliette...
stores passwords, PINs, and other sensitive information in a highly secure manner.
Overnet...
successor to eDonkey 2000
LyX...
is an advanced open source document processor that encourages an approach to writing based on the structure of your documents, not their appearance. LyX lets you concentrate on writing, leaving details of visual layout to the software.
7-zip
cvsnt
cvs
HTMLDOC... not freeware
Doxygen + GraphViz
Psi + Jabberd (For company-internal instant messaging)
Are you tired of the barriers between typical Instant Messaging Networks? Have you had enough of having to use five chat programs to talk to all your friends? These problems can be easily solved by switching to the Jabber network!
FreeMind:
Description HP: FreeMind is a premier free mind-mapping software written in Java. The recent development has hopefully turned it into high productivity tool. We are proud that the operation and navigation of FreeMind is faster than that of Mind Manager because of one-click "fold / unfold" and "follow link" operations.
Description JoS: Flexible mindmapping software which is a great way for taking notes.
VirtualDub
... is a video capture/processing utility.

Links

www.cmdtools.com [This links seems broken]: Dave Navarro's CMD tools.

Programmer's tools

Mktclapp
is a tool for mixing C++ with Tcl/Tk.
TWS
is a database-driven web server in a self-contained executable.
Makeheaders
is a simple utility that will automatically generate all the .h files for large programming project based on information gleaned from the .c or .cpp source files.
The LEMON parser generator
is an LALR(1) parser generator. It takes a context free grammar and converts it into a subroutine that will parse a file using that grammar.
Lemon is similar to the much more famous programs YACC and BISON. But lemon is not compatible with either yacc or bison.

See also Lemon Parser Generator Tutorial
tinyxml
... is a simple, small, C++ XML parser that can be easily integrating into other programs.
Spirit
... is an object-oriented recursive-descent parser generator framework implemented using template meta-proramming techniques. Expression templates allow us to approximate the syntax of Extended Backus-Normal Form completely in C++.
Tim Labor's Source Tree
has everything that you need to build an explorer bar
validating html with nsgmls.
ieHTTPHeaders
... is an explorer bar (for internet explorer) that shows the HTTP headers you're sending and receiving.
GNU utilities for Win 32
has bc, bson, bzip2, diffutils, fileutils, findutils, flex, gawk, grep, gsar110, gzip, indent, jwhois less, m4, make, patch, recode, rman sed, shellutils, tar, textutils, unrar, wget, which
autoconf, automake and the like to produce a ./configure script.
WinPcap the Free Packet Capture Architecture for Windows.
LEMON is not another yacc or bison, but similar.
Xenu's link sleuth finds broken links on web pages.
Axiom (download) is a general purpose Computer Algebra system.