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by Graham Williams
Duck Duck Go

Software Selection


2018-05-07 Below we identify applications for a variety of tasks. In general, the first listed package is a recommended package, though of course this is personal opinion and for different users and different purposes some of the alternatives may be more appropriate.

archive manager
engrampa (mate fork of file roller);
desktop environment
mate;
file manager
caja (mate fork of nautilus);
ide
emacs;
image editor
gimp;
image processor
imagemagik;
image viewer
eom, eog;
office suite
libre-office;
password manager
keepassx
pdf viewer
atril (mate fork of evince), evince, acroread (from Adobe), pdfcube (for presentations), xpdf, gpdf, keyjnote (for presentations);
remote desktop
x2go;
system monitor
conky;
terminal
gnome-terminal, mate-terminal (mate fork of gnome-terminal);
text editor
emacs, gedit, pluma (mate fork of gedit);
web browser
firefox, brave

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