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Command Description Package
addr2line

convert addresses into file names and line numbers

binutils

ar

create, modify, and extract from archives

binutils

gprof

display call graph profile data

binutils

ld

linux.so*

binutils

ld

Using LD, the GNU linker

binutils

nm

list symbols from object files

binutils

objcopy

copy and translate object files

binutils

objdump

display information from object files

binutils

ranlib

generate index to archive

binutils

readelf

Displays information about ELF files

binutils

size

list section sizes and total size

binutils

strings

print the strings of printable characters in files

binutils

strip

Discard symbols from object files

binutils

bison

GNU Project parser generator (yacc replacement)

bison

yacc

an LALR(1) parser generator

byacc

cdecl

Compose C and C++ type declarations

cdecl

cproto

generate C function prototypes and convert function definitions

cproto

ctags

generate tag file for Emacs, vi

ctags

ctags

Generate tag files for source code

ctags

cvsbug

send problem report (PR) about CVS to a central support site

cvs

cvs

Concurrent Versions System

cvs

runtest

the DejaGnu test driver program

dejagnu

diffstat

make histogram from diff-output .

diffstat

flex

fast lexical analyzer generator

flex

autopoint

copies standard gettext infrastructure

gettext

gettextize

install or upgrade gettext infrastructure

gettext

gettext

translate message

gettext

msgattrib

attribute matching and manipulation on message catalog

gettext

msgcat

combines several message catalogs

gettext

msgcmp

compare message catalog and template

gettext

msgcomm

match two message catalogs

gettext

msgconv

character set conversion for message catalog

gettext

msgen

create English message catalog

gettext

msgexec

process translations of message catalog

gettext

msgfilter

edit translations of message catalog

gettext

msgfmt

compile message catalog to binary format

gettext

msggrep

pattern matching on message catalog

gettext

msginit

initialize a message catalog

gettext

msgmerge

merge message catalog and template

gettext

msgunfmt

uncompile message catalog from binary format

gettext

msguniq

unify duplicate translations in message catalog

gettext

ngettext

translate message and choose plural form

gettext

xgettext

extract gettext strings from source

gettext

gperf

generate a perfect hash function from a key set

gperf

intltoolize

prepare a package to use intltool

intltool

make

GNU make utility to maintain groups of programs

make

make

maintain program dependencies

make

njamdpm

Not Just Another Malloc Debugger Post-Mortem

njamd

patch

apply a diff file to an original

patch

antlr

ANother Tool for Language Recognition

pccts

dlg

DFA Lexical Analyzer Generator

pccts

mkdep

construct Makefile dependency list

pmake

ci

check in RCS revisions

rcs

co

check out RCS revisions

rcs

ident

identify RCS keyword strings in files

rcs

merge

three-way file merge

rcs

rcs

change RCS file attributes

rcs

rcsclean

clean up working files

rcs

rcsdiff

compare RCS revisions

rcs

rcsintro

introduction to RCS commands

rcs

rcsmerge

merge RCS revisions

rcs

rlog

print log messages and other information about RCS files

rcs

rpmbuild

Build RPM Package(s)

rpm-build

splint

A tool for statically checking C programs

splint

swig

produce scripting language wrapper code from an interface specification file

swig

xdelta

Invoke Xdelta

xdelta