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  MacOS X software
Unix command-line sofware
(There are many more than listed here. Recompliation may be required.)

  MacOS X utilities

R R (GNU S): A language and environment for statistical computing and graphics [http://www.r-project.org/index.html]
my MySQL: The world's most popular open source database [http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/]
chick CocoaMySQL: The open source MySQL database manager for Mac OS X [http://cocoamysql.sourceforge.net/]
Fetch Fetch: an easy-to-use, full-featured FTP and SFTP client for Apple Macintosh (free educational license) [http://www.fetchsoftworks.com/]
Fugu Fugu: A free Mac OS X SFTP, SCP and SSH Frontend [http://rsug.itd.umich.edu/software/fugu/]
MacSFTP MacSFTP Carbon: A Secure FTP application for Mac OS X [http://pro.wanadoo.fr/chombier/MacSFTP/SFTP_info.html]
VPN AlmostVPN: an SSH tunnel manager for Mac OS X (becomes as Preference Panel) [http://www.leapingbytes.com/almostvpn]
vine server Vine server: Free, fast VNC server (formerly OSXvnc) [http://www.redstonesoftware.com/products/vine/server/vineosx/index.html]
vine Vine viewer: VNC viewer for OSXvnc (feature-rich, but not free) [http://www.redstonesoftware.com/products/vine/viewer/index.html]
chick Chicken of the VNC: VNC client for Mac OS X [http://sourceforge.net/projects/cotvnc/]
jolly JollyFastVNC: Very fast VNC viewer [http://www.jinx.de/JollysFastVNC.html]
Firefox Firefox 2: An open-source web browser [http://en.www.mozilla.com/en/]
bbedit BBEdit: Professional HTML and text editor (TextWrangler is the free version) [http://www.barebones.com/index.html]
GC GraphicConverter: A shareware for converting many picture formats and for picture manipulation [http://www.lemkesoft.com/us_gcabout.html]
GV MacGhostView: A postscript viewer based on ghostscript, includes also macps2pdf (a shareware) [http://www.kiffe.com/macghostview.html]
PCalc PCalc: A fully featured scientific calculator (a shareware) [http://www.pcalc.com/]
chrono ChronoSync: file and folder synchronizations and backups [http://www.econtechnologies.com/site/Pages/ChronoSync/chrono_overview.html]
ccclone Carbon Copy Cloner: A cloning (backup) utility for Mac OS X (free for Education) [http://software.bombich.com/ccc.html]
DW DiakWarrior: Essential Mac Disk Utility (commercial, but cannot live without) [http://www.alsoft.com/index.html]


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