Posts with the tag Application

Install JVerein (including Jameica and Hibiscus)

Install the Requirements: Jameica and Hibiscus

Manual Installation

http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/Hibiscus#Manuell (German)

sudo aptitude install sun-javadb-client
wget http://www.willuhn.de/products/jameica/releases/1.10/jameica/jameica-linux.zip
# or if you are on a 64bit OS:
wget http://www.willuhn.de/products/jameica/releases/1.10/jameica/jameica-linux64.zip
wget http://www.willuhn.de/products/hibiscus/releases/1.12/hibiscus.zip
sudo unzip...

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Install eclectus Chinese Dictionary

http://code.google.com/p/eclectus/wiki/Install

eclectus is a great piece of software! It can use CEDICT (Chinese English incl. pinyin) and HanDeDict (German - Chinese).

Add the repository to the package sources:

echo "deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/cburgmer/ppa/ubuntu lucid main 
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/cburgmer/ppa/ubuntu lucid main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/eclectus.sources.list

Add the signing key, update...

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Install Picasa (by Google)

http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/picasa
http://picasa.google.com/intl/de/linux/download.html#picasa30
http://www.google.com/linuxrepositories/testrepo.html
http://www.google.com/linuxrepositories/apt.html

add the following entry to /etc/apt/sources.list

# Google software repository
deb http://dl.google.com/linux/deb/ stable non-free main

or if you want to access newer software use the following lines ( http://www.google.com/linuxrepositories/testrepo.html ) :

# Google repository
deb http://dl.google.com/linux/deb/ <span...

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digiKam

digiKam is a great software to manage your digital photographs. I like it especially because it does not depend that much on a database / proprietary ways to store information about the photos as it saves most information directly to the files.

sudo aptitude install digikam digikam-doc

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eqonomize - A software for your private bookkeeping

http://eqonomize.sourceforge.net

When you want to use a software to keep track of your personal household income and expenses, eqonomize is a good software to go. To me, gnucash seems to be too complex for that purpose.

sudo aptitude install eqonomize
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Series60 Remote

__update:__ now there is a .deb package! go to downloads and get the .deb

cd ~/Downloads
wget http://series60-remote.sourceforge.net/counter/getfile.php?id=12
sudo dpkg -i series60-remote*deb

original post:
http://series60-remote.sourceforge.net/
found here

sudo aptitude install python python-obexftp python-matplotlib python-bluez python-qt4 python-qt4-sql sqlite3 libqt4-sql-sqlite
cd ~/Downloads
wget http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/series60-remote/series60-remote/0.3.90/series60-remote-0.3.90.tar.gz?use_mirror=ovh
tar -xf series60-remote-0.3.90.tar.gz
cd series60-remote-0.3.90/

You can test the installation before you install it:

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RawTherapee

http://www.rawtherapee.com/

RawTherapee is an excellent RAW picture processing software written in C++ its license is the GPL.

Included in the standard sources of Ubuntu: http://packages.ubuntu.com/rawtherapee.

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Treeline - Organize Your Notes

Nice program to organize notes. The software is written in Python and uses PyQT for the GUI.

http://treeline.bellz.org/

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Genealogy on Linux using GRAMPS

Installation:

sudo aptitude install gramps

Start the program in German when the rest of my distribution is in English:

LANG=de_de.utf8 && gramps

Resources

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QtiPlot on Ubuntu

newer debian build

Get the debian build (that is newer than the version shipped with Ubuntu 9.10):

sudo apt-get install liborigin2-1
cd ~/Downloads
wget http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/pool/main/q/qtiplot/qtiplot_0.9.7.8-1_amd64.deb
sudo dpkg -i --force-depends qtiplot_0.9.7.8-1_amd64.deb

or for i386 platform:

sudo apt-get install liborigin2-1
cd ~/Downloads
wget http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/pool/main/q/qtiplot/qtiplot_0.9.7.8-1_i386.deb
sudo dpkg -i --force-depends qtiplot_0.9.7.8-1_i386.deb

change the dependencies of the .deb file

you might...

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Editors for Vector Graphics: inkscape, dia and xfig

Inkscape

documentation: http://www.inkscape.org/doc/index.php

sudo apt-get install inkscape

dia

sudo apt-get install dia

If you want to create an eps image to use with the LaTeX package psfrag, export the image to eps using ps fonts!

xfig

A great vector graphics tool! http://www.xfig.org/

sudo aptitude install xfig

usermanual: http://xfig.org/userman/

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