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Command Description Package
vacuumdb

garbage-collect and analyze a PostgreSQL database

postgresql

vbox

interact with recorded messages

isdn4k-utils

vboxbeep

isdn voice box (beeper)

isdn4k-utils

vboxctrl

control vbox functions

isdn4k-utils

vboxd

isdn voice box daemon

isdn4k-utils

vboxgetty

isdn voice box (getty)

isdn4k-utils

vboxmail

script to send notification of new voice message

isdn4k-utils

vboxmode

detect format of isdn voice file

isdn4k-utils

vboxplay

play vbox sound files

isdn4k-utils

vboxputty

a self-dialing/-calling vboxgetty

isdn4k-utils

vboxtoau

isdn voice box (sound converter)

isdn4k-utils

vcut

cuts Ogg Vorbis files

vorbis-tools

vdir

list directory contents

fileutils

verify

Utility to verify certificates

openssl

vermiculate

to move in a worm-like manner

xscreensaver

version

print OpenSSL version information

openssl

vftovp

convert virtual font (vf) files to virtual property lists (vpl)

tetex

vgcfgbackup

backup volume group descriptor area

lvm

vgcfgrestore

restore volume group descriptor area

lvm

vgchange

change attributes of a volume group

lvm

vgck

check volume group descriptor area

lvm

vgcreate

create a volume group

lvm

vgdisplay

display attributes of volume groups

lvm

vgetty

voice extension to the mgetty+sendfax program

mgetty-voice

vgexport

make volume groups unknown to the system

lvm

vgextend

add physical volumes to a volume group

lvm

vgimport

make volume groups known to the system

lvm

vgmerge

merge two volume groups

lvm

vgmknodes

create volume group directory and special files

lvm

vgreduce

reduce a volume group

lvm

vgremove

remove a volume group

lvm

vgrename

rename a volume group

lvm

vgscan

scan all disks for volume groups and build /etc/lvmtab and /etc/lvmtab.d/* which are the database for all other lvm commands

lvm

vgsplit

split a volume groups

lvm

vi

text editors

vim-common

vidwhacker

grab images and apply random filters to them

xscreensaver

view

text editors

vim-common

viewfax

display fax files in an X11 window

mgetty-viewfax

viewres

graphical class browser for Xt

XFree86-tools

vigr

edit the password or group files

util-linux

vim

Vi IMproved, a programmers text editor

vim-common

vimdiff

edit two or three versions of a file with Vim and show differences

vim-enhanced

vimtutor

the Vim tutor

vim-enhanced

vines

draws pseudo-fractal geometric patterns

xscreensaver

vipw

edit the password or group files

util-linux

virmf

Metafont, a language for font and logo design

tetex

virmpost

MetaPost, a system for drawing pictures

tetex

viromega

extended unicode TeX

tetex

virtex

text formatting and typesetting

tetex

visudo

edit the sudoers file

sudo

vlock

Virtual Console lock program

vlock

vmh

visual front-end to nmh

nmh

vmstat

Report virtual memory statistics

procps

vncconnect

connect a VNC server to a VNC viewer

vnc-server

vncpasswd

set password for VNC server

vnc-server

vncserver

start a VNC server application

vnc-server

vncviewer

VNC client application

vnc

volname

return volume name

eject

vorbiscomment

edits Ogg Vorbis comments

vorbis-tools

vptovf

convert virtual property lists to virtual font metrics

tetex

vsftpd

Very Secure FTP Daemon

vsftpd

vtysh

a integrated shell for Zebra routing software

zebra