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Command Description Package
g32pbm

convert a Group 3 fax file into a portable bitmap

mgetty-sendfax

g3cat

concatenate multiple g3 documents

mgetty-sendfax

g3topbm

convert a Group 3 fax file into a portable bitmap

netpbm-progs

g77

GNU project Fortran 77 compiler

gcc-g77

galaxy

draws spinning galaxies

xscreensaver

gawk

pattern scanning and processing language

gawk

gcc

GNU project C and C++ compiler

gcc

gcj

Ahead-of-time compiler for the Java language

gcc-java

gcjh

generate header files from Java class files

gcc-java

gcov

coverage testing tool

gcc

gdb

The GNU Debugger

gdb

gdialog

display dialog boxes from shell scripts

gnome-utils

gears

draw interlocking gears, for xscreensaver

xscreensaver

gedit

small and lightweight text editor for Gnome

gedit

gendiff

utility to aid in error-free diff file generation

rpm

gendsa

generate a DSA private key from a set of parameters

openssl

genksyms

generate symbol version information

modutils

genromfs

create a romfs image

genromfs

genrsa

generate an RSA private key

openssl

getafm

create an AFM file for a PostScript font

psutils

GET

Simple WWW user agent

perl-libwww-perl

getent

get entries from administrative database

man-pages

getfacl

get file access control lists

acl

getfattr

get extended attributes of filesystem objects

attr

geticonset

gets the current Window Maker iconset

WindowMaker

getkeycodes

print kernel scancode-to-keycode mapping table

kbd

getlist

get a list from an NNTP server

inn

getopts

bash built-in commands, see bash(1)

bash

getopt

parse command options (enhanced)

util-linux

getstyle

dumps the current Window Maker style related configuration or creates a theme pack

WindowMaker

gettext

translate message

gettext

gettextize

install or upgrade gettext infrastructure

gettext

getzones

list AppleTalk zone names

netatalk

gfloppy

a simple floppy formatter for the GNOME

gnome-utils

gflux

rippling surface graphics hack

xscreensaver

gftodvi

make proof sheets from generic font files

tetex

gftopk

convert generic font files to packed font files

tetex

gftp

a graphical ftp client

gftp

gftype

translate a generic font file for humans to read

tetex

gif2tiff

create a TIFF file from a GIF87 format image file

libtiff

giftopnm

convert a GIF file into a portable anymap

netpbm-progs

giftrans

transform gif from gif87 to gif89, making one color transparent

giftrans

gij

GNU interpreter for Java bytecode

libgcj

gimp

an image manipulation and paint program

gimp

gimptool

perform various Gimpy functions

gimp-devel

gkermit

G-Kermit (GNU Kermit) 1.00 file transfer software

gkermit

gkrellm

The GNU Krell Monitors

gkrellm

glforestfire

draws a GL animation of sprinkling fire-like 3D triangles

xscreensaver

glplanet

rotating 3d texture-mapped planet

xscreensaver

glsnake

OpenGL enhanced Rubik's Snake cyclewaster

xscreensaver

gltext

draws text spinning around in 3D

xscreensaver

glxgears

GLX version of the infamous gears GL demo

XFree86-tools

glxinfo

display info about a GLX extension and OpenGL renderer

XFree86-tools

gnomemeeting

H323 Videoconferencing for UN*X

gnomemeeting

gnucash

personal finance manager

gnucash

gnuclient

Server and Clients for XEmacs

xemacs

gnuplot

an interactive plotting program

gnuplot

gnuserv

Server and Clients for XEmacs

xemacs

go500gw

General Gopher to X.500 gateway for browsing and searching

openldap-servers

go500

Local Gopher index search to X.500 search gateway

openldap-servers

goop

squishy transparent oil and bubble screenhack

xscreensaver

gouldtoppm

convert Gould scanner file into a portable pixmap

netpbm-progs

gpasswd

administer the /etc/group file

shadow-utils

gperf

generate a perfect hash function from a key set

gperf

gpg

encryption and signing tool

gnupg

gpgv

signature verification tool

gnupg

gphoto2

command-line gphoto2 client

gphoto2

gpm

a cut and paste utility and mouse server for virtual consoles

gpm

gprof

display call graph profile data

binutils

grav

draws a simple orbital simulation

xscreensaver

grep

print lines matching a pattern

grep

grepdiff

show files modified by a diff containing a regex

patchutils

grephistory

display file names from Usenet history file

inn

greynetic

draw random stippled/color rectangles

xscreensaver

grn

groff preprocessor for gremlin files

groff

grodvi

convert groff output to TeX dvi format

groff

groff

front-end for the groff document formatting system

groff

groffer

display groff files and man~pages on X and tty

groff

grog

guess options for groff command

groff-perl

grohtml

html driver for groff

groff

grolbp

groff driver for Canon CAPSL printers (LBP-4 and LBP-8 series laser printers)

groff

grolj4

groff driver for HP Laserjet 4 family

groff

grops

PostScript driver for groff

groff

grotty

groff driver for typewriter-like devices

groff

groupadd

Create a new group

shadow-utils

groupdel

Delete a group

shadow-utils

groupmod

Modify a group

shadow-utils

groups

print the groups a user is in

sh-utils

grpck

verify integrity of group files

shadow-utils

grpconv

convert to and from shadow passwords and groups

shadow-utils

grpunconv

convert to and from shadow passwords and groups

shadow-utils

grubby

command line tool for configuring grub, lilo, and elilo

mkinitrd

grub

the grub shell

grub

gs

Ghostscript (PostScript and PDF language interpreter and previewer)

ghostscript

gsbj

Format and print text for BubbleJet printer using ghostscript

ghostscript

gsdj500

Format and print text for DeskJet 500 BubbleJet using ghostscript

ghostscript

gsdj

Format and print text for DeskJet printer using ghostscript

ghostscript

gsftopk

render a ghostscript font in TeX pk format

tetex

gslj

Format and print text for LaserJet printer using ghostscript

ghostscript

gslp

Format and print text using ghostscript

ghostscript

gsnd

Run ghostscript (PostScript and PDF engine) without display

ghostscript

gunzip

compress or expand files

gzip

gv

a PostScript and PDF previewer

gv

gzexe

compress executable files in place

gzip

gzip

compress or expand files

gzip