Posts Under 'Software & Tools'

Inkscape – an Open Source vector graphics editor

Inkscape is is an open-source vector graphics editor similar to Adobe Illustrator, Corel Draw, Freehand, or Xara X. What sets Inkscape apart is its use of Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), an open XML-based W3C standard, as the native format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features like markers, clones, alpha blending, transforms, gradients, and grouping. It […]

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7-Zip – a file archiver with high compression ratio.

7-Zip is an open source file archiver software with high compression ratio. It works in Windows 7 / Vista / XP / 2008 / 2003 / 2000 / NT / ME / 98. Also there is a port of the command line version to Linux/Unix. The main features of 7-Zip are – High compression ratio […]

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Roundcube – Free browser-based IMAP client

Roundcube is a free and open source browser based webmail solution written in PHP with a desktop-like user interface, which is easy to install/configure. It runs on a standard LAMP server. The skins use the latest web standards such as XHTML and CSS 2. Roundcube includes other open-source libraries such as PEAR and the IMAP […]

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mtop – MySQL terminal based query monitor

mtop and mkill are two terminal based mysql monitoring tools. mtop (MySQL top) monitors a MySQL server and displays the queries which are taking the most amount of time to complete. mtop’s features include ‘zooming’ in on a process to show the complete query, ‘explaining’ the query optimizer information for a query and ‘killing’ queries. […]

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FormMail – free form processing PHP script

FormMail is a Tectite’s powerful free PHP script, which provides the logic required to accept form submissions on your website and email the results to you. This script comes with built-in anti-spam features with no serious security vulnerabilities. This script allows your HTML forms to: send you their results by email (supports any number of […]

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