Posts with the tag Applications

Web Based Open Source Genealogy Software

webtrees

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Webtrees

GRAMPS Webapp

genotree

http://www.geneotree.com/
http://sourceforge.net/projects/geneotree/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geneotree

GeneWeb

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GeneWeb

On Ubuntu:

  • Install package geneweb
  • Read /usr/share/doc/geneweb/index.htm
  • Run gwd, the geneweb daemon

PhpGedView

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PhpGedView

HuMo-gen

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HuMo-gen

more resources

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genealogy_software
http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=Other_genealogy_software

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Install Opera

http://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/OPERA
http://www.opera.com/support/kb/view/841/
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OperaBrowser

installation

install Opera https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OperaBrowser

sudo -i
echo "deb http://deb.opera.com/opera/ stable non-free"  >> /etc/apt/sources.list
wget -q http://deb.opera.com/archive.key -O- | sudo apt-key add -
aptitude update
aptitude install opera
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Install Google Chrome

https://launchpad.net/chromium-project

To add the gpg key and the ppa repository at once (works with Ubuntu>=9.10), do:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:chromium-daily

This is for the daily builds. If you want the beta versions instead, use:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:chromium-daily/beta

Then install:

sudo aptitude install chromium-browser-l10n
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impressive – presentations of PDFs

impressive was formerly known as KeyJnote.

Impressive is a great tool to present PDF presentations to an audience using nice transition effects. It is ideal for everyone who creates a good looking presentation using advanced techniques like LaTeX (beamer class) as it combines good looking PDFs with the refreshing transitions of...

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Gnome Office

GNOME Office is a free office suite for GNOME which consists of:

  • AbiWord word processor
  • Evolution groupware and e-mail application
  • Gnumeric spreadsheet
  • GNOME-DB, software that provides database connectivity.

The Debian project includes additional applications in this list:

  • Dia diagram editor
  • GIMP raster graphics editor
  • Inkscape vector graphics editor
  • XSane graphical frontend of scanner access
  • Planner project management tool
  • GnuCash (Finanzverwaltung)

You can...

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Guitar Tools

http://de.wikibooks.org/wiki/Gitarre:_Freeware_f%C3%BCr_Gitarristen

Tuning

Free Music Instrument Tuner: http://home.gna.org/fmit/

sudo aptitude install fmit

AP Tuner for Windows v3.08: http://www.aptuner.com/cgi-bin/aptuner/apmain.html

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Installing Google Chrome on Ubuntu 9.04

http://ubuntublog.ch/applikationen/google-chrome-fuer-ubuntu

sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

Then add to the file:

# Google Chrome
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu intrepid main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu intrepid main

And add the sign-key to you keyring:

sudo apt-key adv --recv-keys --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com 0xfbef0d696de1c72ba5a835fe5a9bf3bb4e5e17b5

Then update and install:

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Gedit Plugin to Search and Replace using Regular Expressions

found here: http://live.gnome.org/Gedit/Plugins
http://halfhourhacks.blogspot.com/2008/03/gedit-regular-expression-plugin.html

cd .gnome2/gedit/plugins
wget http://neednom.com/bfisher/blog/geditplugin/regex_replace.tar.gz
tar -xf regex_replace.tar.gz
rm regex_replace.tar.gz

Then open gedit and select Edit → Preferences → Plugins and activate the regex plugin

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Sweet Home 3D

http://www.sweethome3d.eu

run with Java Web Start

cd ~/Downloads
wget http://www.sweethome3d.eu/SweetHome3D.jnlp
javaws SweetHome3D.jnlp

or the original java one:

cd ~/Downloads
/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun-1.6.0.13/jre/javaws/javaws ./SweetHome3D.jnlp

and run using

cd ~/Downloads/
javaws SweetHome3D.jnlp

or if the above does not work, use:

install and run including Java VM

cd ~/Downloads
wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/sweethome3d/SweetHome3D-2.0-linux-x86.tgz
tar -xf SweetHome3D-2.0-linux-x86.tgz

and run

cd ~/Downloads/SweetHome3D-2.0
./SweetHome3D

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Set up gedit for use with C++

The post describes the setup for gedit to get most out of it for C++ development.

Activate gedit plugins using Edit → Preferences in gedit.

Smart indentation plugin for C/C++/Java

http://live.gnome.org/Gedit/Plugins?action=AttachFile&do=view&target=csmartindent.tar.gz

Function browser

http://sourceforge.net/projects/gedit-funcbrows/

The Ubuntu package gedit-plugins including an embedded terminal

to get an integrated terminal, get the package gedit-plugins. This...

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