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   Linux, Unix, etc. freeware
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   Macintosh freeware
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 Linux, Unix, etc. freeware
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  • TinyCOBOL: This utility is a COBOL compiler.

  • ActiveTcl: This tool assists in development and delivery of professional quality Tcl applications.

  • JProbe Profiler: Helps developers diagnose performance bottlenecks in Java code.

  • Perl: Scans arbitrary text files, extracts information and prints reports based on that information.

  • REBOL/core: A messaging language that spans more than 20 platforms.

  • Ruby: An interpreted scripting language for object-oriented programming.

  • SDCC: An optimizing ANSI-C compiler.

  • XML for C++: This is a validating XML parser written in a portable subset of C++.

  • Euphoria: This is a programming language.


     


     Linux, Unix, etc. shareware
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  • Shutdown Now: This is a Linux GUI shutdown utility that can be accessed from any shortcut.

  • Tcl Dev Kit: This package extends and updates the tools found in TclPro.

  • Xitex WebContent M1:This utility allows you to manage your Web site online at any time.

  • WinDriver: This developing tool is a device driver.


     


     Windows freeware
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  • hTmLiT: Drag and drop text to convert straight text to HTML.

  • Euphoria: This is a programming language.

  • ActiveTcl: This utility assist in development and delivery of professional quality Tcl applications.

  • REBOL/core: A messaging language that spans more than 20 platforms.

  • Perl: Scans arbitrary text files, extracts information and prints reports based on that information.

  • Ruby: An interpreted scripting language for object-oriented programming.

  • SDCC: An optimizing ANSI-C compiler.

  • iSeries CL Command Clipper: This tool allows you to copy and paste your favorite commands instead of typing them over and over again.

  • Advanced Effect Maker: Create Flash and JavaScript effects, including slide shows, messengers, scrollers, games and Web navigation menus.


     


     Windows shareware
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  • WinDriver: This developing tool is a device driver.

  • Workspace Macro: This is a keyboard macro & mouse macro program.

  • Launch-n-Go: This utility provides a text inserter, program launcher, keyboard shortcut manager and desktop toolbar.

  • RegExplorer: This is a programmer's utility for testing regular expressions in pattern matching and search-and-replace operations.

  • QSetup Installation Suite Pro: This utility enables you to create installation delivery that will automatically update from the Internet.

  • Help System101: This utility provides searchable help documentation to any software program.

  • Automation Anywhere: This tool automates business processes, including creating interactive scripts.


     


     i5/OS freeware
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  • CL Program Editor: This tool is a text editor for CL programming on IBM iSeries.

  • PGMREGEN: This is a Program regeneration utility that contains commands able to retrieve the modules making up ILE programs.

  • IFSTOOL: Programmable commands that you can use to make working with IFS objects easier.

  • EZPACK2: This utility is a library compressor.

  • JavaScript Tutorial: This tutorial will introduce you to JavaScript. It covers how to develop functions, open pop-up windows, and validate forms.

  • Spool Splitter Pro: This tool allows splitting of a spooled file in other spooled files.


     


     i5/OS shareware
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  • iSeries CL Command Clipper: This tool allows you to copy and paste your favorite commands instead of typing them over and over again.

  • Report Designer: This tool enables you to create and maintain your report record formats coded in DDS, RPG, or ILE/RPG.

  • Windows Web Server IPS : This tool protects the user against attacks.

  • The SPLTOOL Suite: With this software you'll be able to convert and distribute spooled files in PDF, HTML, Text and RTF.

  • Spooled File Tools (SPLTOOL) : This tool is for iSeries spooled file distribution.

  • OBJTOOL: This utility is a less-expensive replacement for PDM.

  • MapiLand: This software provides COBOL programs access to standard e-mail systems.


     


     Macintosh freeware
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  • That's not a picture: This program converts images into intricate HTML tables.

  • Advanced Effect Maker: Create Flash and JavaScript effects including slide shows, messengers, scrollers, games and Web navigation menus.

  • MacZoop: If you want to learn C++ on the MAC but don't know where to start, this utility will help.

  • Free Guard: This utility hides files and folders.

  • SimpleURL: This tool keeps track of Web sites and e-mail addresses.


     


     Macintosh shareware
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  • JJEdit: This is a Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for Java programming.

  • MADE (Mac App Dev Essentials): This is a package of C/C++ code that provides all of the lowest level needs for a Mac application.

  • Tapir: This developer tool creates global Mac OS X status menu item applications to place in the menu bar.

  • RegExplorer: This programmer's utility tests regular expressions in pattern matching and search-and-replace operations.

This was last updated in May 2008
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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