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Software Description
CUDA toolkit for cs33
GNU Common Lisp
Tangram2 for Prof. Muntz
source /usr/local/Tangram2/setup
tomcat/apache/mysql for cs130
(lnxsrv04 only)
tomcat/apache/mysql for cs131
(lnxsrv03 only)


Software available from the OS installation

a2ps Converts text and other types of files to PostScript(TM).
acl Access control list utilities.
acpid ACPI Event Daemon
acroread Adobe Acrobat® Reader
alchemist A multi-sourced configuration back-end.
alpine Alternative Pine mail user agent implementation
alsa-lib-devel Static libraries and header files from the ALSA library.
alsa-lib The Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA) library.
amtu Abstract Machine Test Utility (AMTU)
anacron A cron-like program that can run jobs lost during downtime.
A Name Service Caching Daemon (nscd). A Name Service Caching Daemon (nscd).
antlr ANother Tool for Language Recognition
apr Apache Portable Runtime library
apr-util Apache Portable Runtime Utility library
aspell-en English dictionaries for Aspell.
aspell A spelling checker.
atk-devel System for layout and rendering of internationalized text.
atk Interfaces for accessibility support
at-spi Assistive Technology Service Provider Interface
at Job spooling tools.
attr Utilities for managing filesystem extended attributes.
audiofile-devel Development files for Audio File applications.
audiofile A library for accessing various audio file formats.
audit-libs-python Python bindings for libaudit
audit-libs Dynamic library for libaudit
audit User space tools for 2.6 kernel auditing
authconfig-gtk Graphical tool for setting up authentication from network services
authconfig Command line tool for setting up authentication from network
autoconf A GNU tool for automatically configuring source code.
autofs A tool for automatically mounting and unmounting filesystems.
automake14 A GNU tool for automatically creating Makefiles.
automake15 A GNU tool for automatically creating Makefiles.
automake16 A GNU tool for automatically creating Makefiles.
automake17 A GNU tool for automatically creating Makefiles.
automake A GNU tool for automatically creating Makefiles.
avahi-compat-libdns_sd Libraries for Apple Bonjour mDNSResponder compatibility.
avahi-glib Glib libraries for avahi
avahi Local network service discovery
basesystem The skeleton package which defines a simple Red Hat Linux system.
bash The GNU Bourne Again shell (bash) version 3.1.
bc GNU’s bc (a numeric processing language) and dc (a calculator).
bind-libs Libraries used by the BIND DNS packages
bind-utils Utilities for querying DNS name servers.
binutils A GNU collection of binary utilities.
bison A GNU general-purpose parser generator.
bitmap-fonts Selected set of bitmap fonts
bitstream-vera-fonts Bitstream Vera Fonts
bluez-libs Bluetooth libraries
boost-devel The Boost C++ headers and development libraries
boost The Boost C++ Libraries
brlapi Application Programming Interface for BRLTTY.
bsf Bean Scripting Framework
bsh-javadoc Javadoc for bsh
bsh-manual Manual for bsh
bsh Lightweight Scripting for Java
busybox Statically linked binary providing simplified versions of system
byacc A public domain Yacc parser generator.
bzip2-devel Header files and libraries for developing apps which will use
bzip2-libs Libraries for applications using bzip2
bzip2 A file compression utility.
cadaver Command-line WebDAV client
cairo-devel Cairo developmental libraries and header files
cairo A vector graphics library
ccid Generic USB CCID smart card reader driver
cdparanoia-libs Libraries for libcdda_paranoia (Paranoia III).
checkpolicy SELinux policy compiler
chkconfig A system tool for maintaining the /etc/rc*.d hierarchy.
chkfontpath Simple interface for editing the font path for the X font server.
compat-gcc-34-c++ C++ support for compatibility compiler
compat-gcc-34-g77 Fortran 77 support for compatibility compiler
compat-gcc-34 Compatibility GNU Compiler Collection
compat-glibc-headers Header files for development using standard C libraries.
compat-glibc Compatibility C library
compat-libcom_err A libcom_err compatibility library
compat-libf2c-34 Fortran 77 compatibility runtime
compat-libgcc-296 Compatibility 2.96-RH libgcc library
compat-libstdc++-296 Compatibility 2.96-RH standard C++ libraries
compat-libstdc++-33 Compatibility standard C++ libraries
comps-extras Images for components and tools for working with the comps file
conman ConMan – The Console Manager
coolkey-devel CoolKey Applet libraries
coolkey CoolKey PKCS #11 module
coreutils The GNU core utilities
cpio A GNU archiving program.
cpp The C Preprocessor.
cpuspeed CPU Frequency adjusting daemon.
cracklib-dicts The standard CrackLib dictionaries.
cracklib A password-checking library.
crash crash utility for live systems; netdump, diskdump, kdump, LKCD or
crontabs Root crontab files used to schedule the execution of programs.
cryptsetup-luks A utility for setting up encrypted filesystems
cscope C source code tree search and browse tool
ctags A C programming language indexing and/or cross-reference tool.
cups-libs Common Unix Printing System – libraries
cups Common Unix Printing System
curl-devel Files needed for building applications with libcurl.
curl A utility for getting files from remote servers (FTP, HTTP, and
cvs CVS (Concurrent Versions System) is a version control system
cyrus-sasl-devel Files needed for developing applications with Cyrus SASL.
cyrus-sasl-lib Shared libraries needed by applications which use Cyrus SASL.
cyrus-sasl-plain PLAIN and LOGIN support for Cyrus SASL.
cyrus-sasl The Cyrus SASL library.
db4-devel Development files for the Berkeley DB (version 4) library.
db4 The Berkeley DB database library (version 4) for C.
dbus-devel Libraries and headers for D-BUS
dbus-glib-devel Libraries and headers for the D-Bus GLib bindings
dbus-glib GLib bindings for D-Bus
dbus-libs Libraries for accessing D-BUS
dbus-python D-Bus Python Bindings
dbus D-BUS message bus
dbus-x11 X11-requiring add-ons for D-BUS
dcraw A tool for decoding raw image data from digital cameras.
dejavu-lgc-fonts DejaVu LGC Fonts
Deployment_Guide-en-US Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 – Beta
desktop-backgrounds-basic Desktop background base set.
desktop-file-utils Utilities for manipulating .desktop files
dev86 A real mode 80×86 assembler and linker.
device-mapper-event Device-mapper event daemon
device-mapper-multipath Tools to manage multipath devices using device-mapper.
device-mapper device mapper library
dhclient Provides the dhclient ISC DHCP client daemon and dhclient-script .
dhcpv6-client DHCPv6 client
dialog A utility for creating TTY dialog boxes.
diffstat A utility which provides statistics based on the output of diff.
diffutils A GNU collection of diff utilities.
dmidecode Tool to analyze BIOS DMI data.
dmraid-events dmevent_tool (Device-mapper event tool) and DSO
dmraid dmraid (Device-mapper RAID tool and library)
dnsmasq A lightweight DHCP/caching DNS server
docbook-dtds SGML and XML document type definitions for DocBook.
dogtail GUI test tool and automation framework
dos2unix Text file format converter
dosfstools Utilities for making and checking MS-DOS FAT filesystems on Linux.
doxygen A documentation system for C/C++.
dump Programs for backing up and restoring ext2/ext3 filesystems
e2fsprogs-devel Ext2/3 filesystem-specific static libraries and headers
e2fsprogs-libs Ext2/3 filesystem-specific static libraries and headers
e2fsprogs Utilities for managing the second and third extended (ext2/ext3)
eclipse-ecj Eclipse Compiler for Java
ed The GNU line editor.
eject A program that ejects removable media using software control.
elfutils-libelf-devel-static Static archive of libelf
elfutils-libelf-devel Development support for libelf
elfutils-libelf Library to read and write ELF files.
elfutils-libs Libraries to handle compiled objects.
elfutils A collection of utilities and DSOs to handle compiled objects.
elinks A text-mode Web browser.
emacs-common Emacs common files
emacs-leim Emacs Lisp files for input methods for international characters.
emacspeak emacspeak — The Complete Audio Desktop
emacs GNU Emacs text editor
enscript A plain ASCII to PostScript converter.
esound-devel Development files for EsounD applications.
esound Allows several audio streams to play on a single audio device.
ethtool Ethernet settings tool for PCI ethernet cards
expat-devel Libraries and include files to develop XML applications with expat.
expat A library for parsing XML.
fbset Tools for managing a frame buffer’s video mode properties.
fetchmail A remote mail retrieval and forwarding utility.
filesystem The basic directory layout for a Linux system.
file A utility for determining file types.
findutils The GNU versions of find utilities (find and xargs).
finger The finger client.
fipscheck-lib Library files for fipscheck
fipscheck A library for integrity verification of FIPS validated modules
firefox Mozilla Firefox Web browser.
firstboot-tui A text interface for firstboot
flac An encoder/decoder for the Free Lossless Audio Codec.
flex A tool for creating scanners (text pattern recognizers).
fontconfig-devel Font configuration and customization library
fontconfig Font configuration and customization library
foomatic Foomatic printer database.
freeglut A freely licensed alternative to the GLUT library
freetype-devel FreeType development libraries and header files
freetype A free and portable font rendering engine
ftp The standard UNIX FTP (File Transfer Protocol) client.
gail Accessibility implementation for GTK+ and GNOME libraries
gamin-python Python bindings for the gamin library
gamin Library providing the FAM File Alteration Monitor API
gawk The GNU version of the awk text processing utility.
gcc-c++ C++ support for GCC
gcc-gfortran Fortran 95 support
gcc-java Java support for GCC
gcc Various compilers (C, C++, Objective-C, Java, …)
GConf2-devel Headers and libraries for GConf development
GConf2 A process-transparent configuration system
gdbm-devel Development libraries and header files for the gdbm library.
gdbm A GNU set of database routines which use extensible hashing.
gdb A GNU source-level debugger for C, C++, Java and other languages.
gd-devel The development libraries and header files for gd
gdm The GNOME Display Manager.
gd A graphics library for quick creation of PNG or JPEG images
gedit gEdit is a small but powerful text editor for GNOME
gettext GNU libraries and utilities for producing multi-lingual messages.
ghostscript-fonts Fonts for the Ghostscript PostScript(TM) interpreter.
ghostscript A PostScript(TM) interpreter and renderer.
giflib-devel Development tools for programs which will use the libungif library
giflib Library for manipulating GIF format image files
gjdoc GNU Javadoc
glib2-devel The GIMP ToolKit (GTK+) and GIMP Drawing Kit (GDK) support library
glib2 A library of handy utility functions
glibc-common Common binaries and locale data for glibc
glibc-devel Object files for development using standard C libraries.
glibc-headers Header files for development using standard C libraries.
glibc The GNU libc libraries.
glx-utils GLX utilities
gmp-devel Development tools for the GNU MP arbitrary precision library.
gmp A GNU arbitrary precision library.
gnome-doc-utils Documentation utilities for the GNOME project
gnome-icon-theme Base gnome icons
gnome-keyring-devel The files needed for gnome-keyring application development
gnome-keyring A framework for managing user passwords and other secrets
gnome-menus A menu system for the GNOME project
gnome-mime-data MIME type data files for GNOME desktop
gnome-mount Mount replacement which uses HAL to do the mounting
gnome-python2-bonobo Python bindings for interacting with bonobo.
gnome-python2-canvas Python bindings for the GNOME Canvas.
gnome-python2-desktop The sources for additional PyGNOME Python extension modules for the
gnome-python2-gconf Python bindings for interacting with GConf
gnome-python2-gnomeprint Python bindings for interacting with libgnomeprint
gnome-python2-gnomevfs Python bindings for interacting with gnome-vfs
gnome-python2-gtksourceview Python bindings for interacting with the gtksourceview library
gnome-python2 The sources for the PyGNOME Python extension module
gnome-speech GNOME Text to Speech
gnome-vfs2-devel Libraries and include files for developing GNOME VFS applications
gnome-vfs2 The GNOME virtual file-system libraries
gnupg A GNU utility for secure communication and data storage.
gnuplot A program for plotting mathematical expressions and data.
gnutls A TLS protocol implementation.
gphoto2 Software for accessing digital cameras
gpm-devel A mouse server for the Linux console.
gpm A mouse server for the Linux console.
grep The GNU versions of grep pattern matching utilities.
groff A document formatting system.
grub GRUB – the Grand Unified Boot Loader.
gstreamer GStreamer streaming media framework runtime
gstreamer-tools common tools and files for GStreamer streaming media framework
gtk2-devel Development tools for GTK+ applications
gtk2-engines Theme engines for GTK+ 2.0
gtk2 The GIMP ToolKit (GTK+), a library for creating GUIs for X
gtksourceview A library for viewing source files
gzip The GNU data compression program.
hal-cups-utils Halified CUPS utilities
hal-devel Libraries and headers for HAL
hal Hardware Abstraction Layer
hdparm A utility for displaying and/or setting hard disk parameters.
hesiod-devel Development libraries and headers for Hesiod
hesiod Hesiod libraries.
hicolor-icon-theme Basic requirement for icon themes
hmaccalc Tools for computing and checking HMAC values for files
hpijs HP Printer Drivers
hplip HP Linux Imaging and Printing Project
htmlview Tools for launching Preferred Applications
hwdata Hardware identification and configuration data
ifd-egate Axalto Egate SmartCard device driver for PCSC-lite
imake imake source code configuration and build system
indent A GNU program for formatting C code.
info A stand-alone TTY-based reader for GNU texinfo documentation.
initscripts The inittab file and the /etc/init.d scripts.
Internationalized Domain Name support library Internationalized Domain Name support library
iproute Advanced IP routing and network device configuration tools.
ipsec-tools Tools for configuring and using IPSEC
iptables-ipv6 IPv6 support for iptables.
iptables Tools for managing Linux kernel packet filtering capabilities.
iptstate A top-like display of IP Tables state table entries
iputils Network monitoring tools including ping.
irda-utils Utilities for infrared communication between devices.
irqbalance IRQ balancing daemon.
iscsi-initiator-utils iSCSI daemon and utility programs
isdn4k-utils Utilities for configuring an ISDN subsystem.
jakarta-commons-codec Jakarta Commons Codec Package
jakarta-commons-httpclient Jakarta Commons HTTPClient Package
jakarta-commons-logging Jakarta Commons Logging Package
java-1.4.2-gcj-compat-devel JPackage development scripts for GCJ
java-1.4.2-gcj-compat-src Source files for libgcj
java-1.4.2-gcj-compat JPackage runtime scripts for GCJ
java-1.6.0-openjdk-devel OpenJDK Development Environment
java-1.6.0-openjdk OpenJDK Runtime Environment
jpackage-utils JPackage utilities
junit Java regression test package
jwhois Internet whois/nicname client.
kbd Tools for configuring the console (keyboard, virtual terminals,
kernel-devel Development package for building kernel modules to match the
kernel-headers Header files for the Linux kernel for use by glibc
kernel The Linux kernel (the core of the Linux operating system)
kexec-tools The kexec/kdump userspace component.
keyutils-libs-devel Development package for building linux key management utilities
keyutils-libs Key utilities library
kpartx Partition device manager for device-mapper devices.
krb5-auth-dialog Kerberos 5 authentication dialog
krb5-devel Development files needed to compile Kerberos 5 programs.
krb5-libs The shared libraries used by Kerberos 5.
krb5-workstation Kerberos 5 programs for use on workstations.
ksh The Original ATT Korn Shell
kudzu-devel Development files needed for hardware probing using kudzu.
kudzu The Red Hat Linux hardware probing tool.
lcms Color Management System
less A text file browser similar to more, but better.
lftp A sophisticated file transfer program
libacl-devel Access control list static libraries and headers.
libacl Dynamic library for access control list support.
libaio Linux-native asynchronous I/O access library
libao Cross Platform Audio Output Library.
libart_lgpl-devel Libraries and headers for libart_lgpl
libart_lgpl Library of graphics routines used by libgnomecanvas
libattr-devel Extended attribute static libraries and headers.
libattr Dynamic library for extended attribute support.
libavc1394 Audio/Video Control library for IEEE-1394 devices
libbonobo-devel Libraries and headers for libbonobo
libbonobo Bonobo component system
libbonoboui-devel Libraries and headers for libbonoboui
libbonoboui Bonobo user interface components
libcap-devel Development files for libcap
libcap Library for getting and setting POSIX.1e capabilities
libcroco A CSS2 parsing library
libdaemon library for writing UNIX daemons
libdmx X.Org X11 libdmx runtime library
libdrm-devel libdrm-devel
libdrm libdrm Direct Rendering Manager runtime library
libdv Software decoder for DV format video
liberation-fonts Fonts to replace commonly used Microsoft Windows Fonts
libevent Abstract asynchronous event notification library
libexif Library for extracting extra information from image files
libfontenc-devel X.Org X11 libfontenc development package
libfontenc X.Org X11 libfontenc runtime library
libFS X.Org X11 libFS runtime library
libgcc GCC version 4.1 shared support library
libgcj-devel Libraries for Java development using GCC
libgcj-src Java library sources from GCC4 preview
libgcj Java runtime library for gcc
libgcrypt-devel Development files for the libgcrypt package.
libgcrypt A general-purpose cryptography library.
libgfortran Fortran 95 runtime
libglade2-devel The files needed for libglade application development.
libglade2 The libglade library for loading user interfaces.
libgnomecanvas-devel Libraries and headers for libgnomecanvas
libgnomecanvas GnomeCanvas widget
libgnomecups GNOME library for CUPS integration
libgnome-devel Libraries and headers for libgnome
libgnomeprint22 Printing library for GNOME.
libgnomeprintui22 GUI support for libgnomeprint
libgnome GNOME base library
libgnomeui-devel Libraries and headers for libgnome
libgnomeui GNOME base GUI library
libgomp GCC OpenMP 2.5 shared support library
libgpg-error-devel Development files for the libgpg-error package
libgpg-error libgpg-error
libgsf GNOME Structured File library
libgssapi Generic Security Services Application Programming Interface Library
libgtop2 libgtop library (version 2)
libhugetlbfs Library to access the Huge TLB Filesystem
libICE-devel X.Org X11 libICE development package
libICE X.Org X11 libICE runtime library
libicu International Components for Unicode – libraries
libIDL-devel Development libraries and header files for libIDL
libIDL Library for parsing IDL (Interface Definition Language)
libidn-devel Development files for the libidn library
libiec61883 Streaming library for IEEE1394
libieee1284 A library for interfacing IEEE 1284-compatible devices.
libjpeg-devel Development tools for programs which will use the libjpeg library.
libjpeg A library for manipulating JPEG image format files.
libmng-devel Development files for the Multiple-image Network Graphics library
libmng Library for Multiple-image Network Graphics support
libmusicbrainz Library for accessing MusicBrainz servers
libnotify-devel Files for development using libnotify
libnotify libnotify notification library
libogg-devel Files needed for development using libogg.
libogg The Ogg bitstream file format library.
liboil Library of Optimized Inner Loops, CPU optimized functions
libpcap A system-independent interface for user-level packet capture.
libpng-devel Development tools for programs to manipulate PNG image format
libpng A library of functions for manipulating PNG image format files
libraw1394 Library providing low-level IEEE-1394 access
librsvg2 An SVG library based on cairo
libsane-hpaio SANE driver for scanners in HP’s multi-function devices
libselinux-devel Header files and libraries used to build SELinux
libselinux-python python bindings for libselinux
libselinux SELinux library and simple utilities
libselinux-utils SELinux libselinux utilities
libsemanage SELinux binary policy manipulation library
libsepol-devel Header files and libraries used to build policy manipulation tools
libsepol SELinux binary policy manipulation library
libsmbclient The SMB client library
libSM-devel X.Org X11 libSM development package
libSM X.Org X11 libSM runtime library
libsoup Soup, an HTTP library implementation
libstdc++-devel Header files and libraries for C++ development
libstdc++ GNU Standard C++ Library
libsysfs Shared library for interfacing with sysfs
libtermcap-devel Development tools for programs which will access the termcap
libtermcap A basic system library for accessing the termcap database.
libtheora Theora Video Compression Codec
libtiff-devel Development tools for programs which will use the libtiff library
libtiff Library of functions for manipulating TIFF format image files
libtool The GNU Portable Library Tool
libusb-devel Development files for libusb.
libusb A library which allows userspace access to USB devices.
libuser-devel Files needed for developing applications which use libuser.
libuser A user and group account administration library.
libutempter A privileged helper for utmp/wtmp updates
libvolume_id Dynamic libraries to get volume ids
libvorbis-devel Development tools for Vorbis applications.
libvorbis The Vorbis General Audio Compression Codec.
libwmf Windows Metafile Library
libwnck Window Navigator Construction Kit
libwvstreams WvStreams is a network programming library written in C++.
libX11-devel X.Org X11 libX11 development package
libX11 X.Org X11 libX11 runtime library
libXau-devel X.Org X11 libXau development package
libXau X.Org X11 libXau runtime library
libXaw-devel X.Org X11 libXaw development package
libXaw X.Org X11 libXaw runtime library
libXcomposite-devel X.Org X11 libXcomposite development package
libXcomposite X.Org X11 libXcomposite runtime library
libXcursor-devel X.Org X11 libXcursor development package
libXcursor X.Org X11 libXcursor runtime library
libXdamage-devel X.Org X11 libXdamage development package
libXdamage X.Org X11 libXdamage runtime library
libXdmcp-devel X.Org X11 libXdmcp development package
libXdmcp X.Org X11 libXdmcp runtime library
libXevie-devel X.Org X11 libXevie development package
libXevie X.Org X11 libXevie runtime library
libXext-devel X.Org X11 libXext development package
libXext X.Org X11 libXext runtime library
libXfixes-devel X.Org X11 libXfixes development package
libXfixes X.Org X11 libXfixes runtime library
libXfontcache-devel X.Org X11 libXfontcache development package
libXfontcache X.Org X11 libXfontcache runtime library
libXfont-devel X.Org X11 libXfont development package
libXfont X.Org X11 libXfont runtime library
libXft-devel X.Org X11 libXft development package
libXft X.Org X11 libXft runtime library
libXi-devel X.Org X11 libXi development package
libXinerama-devel X.Org X11 libXinerama development package
libXinerama X.Org X11 libXinerama runtime library
libXi X.Org X11 libXi runtime library
libxkbfile X.Org X11 libxkbfile runtime library
libxklavier library providing high-level API for X Keyboard Extension
libxml2-devel Libraries, includes, etc. to develop XML and HTML applications
libxml2-python Python bindings for the libxml2 library
libxml2 Library providing XML and HTML support
libXmu-devel X.Org X11 libXmu development package
libXmu X.Org X11 libXmu/libXmuu runtime libraries
libXpm-devel X.Org X11 libXpm development package
libXpm X.Org X11 libXpm runtime library
libXrandr-devel X.Org X11 libXrandr development package
libXrandr X.Org X11 libXrandr runtime library
libXrender-devel X.Org X11 libXrender development package
libXrender X.Org X11 libXrender runtime library
libXres-devel X.Org X11 libXres development package
libXres X.Org X11 libXres runtime library
libXScrnSaver-devel X.Org X11 libXScrnSaver development package
libXScrnSaver X.Org X11 libXss runtime library
libxslt-devel Libraries, includes, etc. to embed the Gnome XSLT engine
libxslt Library providing the Gnome XSLT engine
libXt-devel X.Org X11 libXt development package
libXTrap-devel X.Org X11 libXTrap development package
libXTrap X.Org X11 libXTrap runtime library
libXtst-devel X.Org X11 libXtst development package
libXtst X.Org X11 libXtst runtime library
libXt X.Org X11 libXt runtime library
libXv-devel X.Org X11 libXv development package
libXvMC-devel X.Org X11 libXvMC development package
libXvMC X.Org X11 libXvMC runtime library
libXv X.Org X11 libXv runtime library
libXxf86dga-devel X.Org X11 libXxf86dga development package
libXxf86dga X.Org X11 libXxf86dga runtime library
libXxf86misc-devel X.Org X11 libXxf86misc development package
libXxf86misc X.Org X11 libXxf86misc runtime library
libXxf86vm-devel X.Org X11 libXxf86vm development package
libXxf86vm X.Org X11 libXxf86vm runtime library
linuxwacom Wacom Drivers from Linux Wacom Project
lockdev-devel The header files and a static library for the lockdev library.
lockdev A library for locking devices.
log4cpp C++ logging library
logrotate Rotates, compresses, removes and mails system log files.
logwatch A log file analysis program.
lrzsz The lrz and lsz modem communications programs.
lsof A utility which lists open files on a Linux/UNIX system.
ltrace Tracks runtime library calls from dynamically linked executables.
lvm2 Userland logical volume management tools
m2crypto Support for using OpenSSL in python scripts
m4 The GNU macro processor.
mailcap Associates helper applications with particular file types.
mailx The /bin/mail program for sending e-mail messages.
MAKEDEV A program used for creating device files in /dev.
make A GNU tool which simplifies the build process for users.
man-pages Man (manual) pages from the Linux Documentation Project.
man A set of documentation tools
mcelog Tool to translate x86-64 CPU Machine Check Exception data.
mcstrans SELinux Translation Daemon
mdadm mdadm controls Linux md devices (software RAID arrays)
mesa-libGL-devel Mesa libGL development package
mesa-libGL Mesa libGL runtime libraries and DRI drivers
mesa-libGLU-devel Mesa libGLU development package
mesa-libGLU Mesa libGLU runtime library
metacity Metacity window manager
mgetty A getty replacement for use with data and fax modems.
microcode_ctl Tool to update x86/x86-64 CPU microcode.
mingetty A compact getty program for virtual consoles only.
minicom A text-based modem control and terminal emulation program.
mkbootdisk Creates a boot floppy disk for booting a system.
mkinitrd Creates an initial ramdisk image for preloading modules.
mktemp A small utility for safely making /tmp files.
mlocate An utility for finding files by name
module-init-tools Kernel module management utilities.
mozldap Mozilla LDAP C SDK
mtools Programs for accessing MS-DOS disks without mounting the disks.
mtr A network diagnostic tool.
mutt A text mode mail user agent.
nano A small text editor
nash nash shell
nc Reads and writes data across network connections using TCP or UDP.
ncurses-devel Development files for the ncurses library
ncurses A terminal handling library
neon An HTTP and WebDAV client library
netpbm-devel Development tools for programs which will use the netpbm libraries.
netpbm-progs Tools for manipulating graphics files in netpbm supported formats.
netpbm A library for handling different graphics file formats.
net-snmp-libs The NET-SNMP runtime libraries.
net-tools Basic networking tools.
NetworkManager-glib Libraries for adding NetworkManager support to applications that
NetworkManager Network connection manager and user applications
newt-devel Newt windowing toolkit development files.
newt-perl Perl bindings for the Newt library
newt A development library for text mode user interfaces.
nfs-utils-lib Network File System Support Library
nfs-utils NFS utilities and supporting clients and daemons for the kernel
notification-daemon Notification Daemon
notify-python Python bindings for libnotify
nspr-devel Development libraries for the Netscape Portable Runtime
nspr Netscape Portable Runtime
nss_db An NSS library for the Berkeley DB.
nss-devel Development libraries for Network Security Services
nss_ldap NSS library and PAM module for LDAP.
nss Network Security Services
nss-tools Tools for the Network Security Services
ntp Synchronizes system time using the Network Time Protocol (NTP).
ntsysv A tool to set the stop/start of system services in a runlevel.
numactl library for tuning for Non Uniform Memory Access machines
OpenIPMI-libs The OpenIPMI runtime libraries
OpenIPMI OpenIPMI (Intelligent Platform Management Interface) library and
openjade A DSSSL implementation.
openldap-devel OpenLDAP development libraries and header files.
openldap The configuration files, libraries, and documentation for OpenLDAP.
opensp SGML and XML parser
openssh-askpass A passphrase dialog for OpenSSH and X
openssh-clients The OpenSSH client applications
openssh-server The OpenSSH server daemon
openssh The OpenSSH implementation of SSH protocol versions 1 and 2
openssl-devel Files for development of applications which will use OpenSSL
openssl The OpenSSL toolkit
oprofile System wide profiler
ORBit2-devel Development libraries, header files and utilities for ORBit
ORBit2 A high-performance CORBA Object Request Broker
pam_ccreds Pam module to cache login credentials
pam-devel Files needed for developing PAM-aware applications and modules for
pam_krb5 A Pluggable Authentication Module for Kerberos 5.
pam_passwdqc Pluggable password quality-control module.
pam_pkcs11 PKCS #11/NSS PAM login module
pam_smb A Pluggable Authentication Module (PAM) for use with SMB servers.
pam A security tool which provides authentication for applications
pango-devel System for layout and rendering of internationalized text
pango System for layout and rendering of internationalized text
paps Plain Text to PostScript converter
parted The GNU disk partition manipulation program.
passwd The passwd utility for setting/changing passwords using PAM
patch The GNU patch command, for modifying/upgrading files.
patchutils A collection of programs for manipulating patch files
pax POSIX File System Archiver
pciutils-devel Linux PCI development library.
pciutils PCI bus related utilities.
pcmciautils PCMCIA utilities and initialization programs
pcre Perl-compatible regular expression library
pcsc-lite-devel PC/SC Lite development files
pcsc-lite-libs PC/SC Lite libraries
pcsc-lite PC/SC Lite smart card framework and applications
perl-Compress-Zlib A module providing Perl interfaces to the zlib compression library.
perl-HTML-Parser Perl module for parsing HTML
perl-HTML-Tagset HTML
perl-libwww-perl A Perl interface to the World-Wide Web
perl-String-CRC32 Perl interface for cyclic redundency check generation
perl The Perl programming language
perl-URI A Perl module implementing URI parsing and manipulation
pinfo An info file viewer.
pirut Package Installation, Removal and Update Tools
pkgconfig A tool for determining compilation options.
pkinit-nss PKINIT for MIT Kerberos
pm-utils Power management utilities and scripts for Fedora Core
policycoreutils-gui SELinux configuration GUI
policycoreutils SELinux policy core utilities.
poppler PDF rendering library
poppler-utils Command line utilities for converting PDF files.
popt A C library for parsing command line parameters.
portmap A program which manages RPC connections.
postgresql-libs The shared libraries required for any PostgreSQL clients.
ppp The PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol) daemon.
prelink An ELF prelinking utility
procmail The procmail mail processing program.
procps System and process monitoring utilities.
psacct Utilities for monitoring process activities.
psgml A GNU Emacs major mode for editing SGML documents.
psmisc Utilities for managing processes on your system.
pstack Display stack trace of a running process
psutils PostScript Utilities
pycairo Python bindings for the cairo library
pygobject2 Python bindings for GObject
pygtk2-libglade A wrapper for the libglade library for use with PyGTK
pygtk2 Python bindings for the GTK+ widget set.
pyOpenSSL Python wrapper module around the OpenSSL library
pyorbit Python bindings for ORBit2.
PyQt Python bindings for Qt
pyspi Python bindings for AT-SPI
python-devel The libraries and header files needed for Python development.
python-dmidecode Python module to access DMI data
python-elementtree Fast XML parser and writer
python-iniparse Python Module for Accessing and Modifying Configuration Data in INI
python-ldap An object-oriented API to access LDAP directory servers.
python-libs The libraries for python runtime
python-numeric Numerical Extension to Python
python-sqlite Python bindings for sqlite.
python An interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language.
python-urlgrabber A high-level cross-protocol url-grabber
pyxf86config Python wrappers for libxf86config
PyXML XML libraries for python.
qt The shared library for the Qt GUI toolkit.
quota System administration tools for monitoring users’ disk usage.
rcs Revision Control System (RCS) file version management tools.
rdate Tool for getting the date/time from a remote machine.
rdist Maintains identical copies of files on multiple machines.
readahead Read a preset list of files into memory.
readline-devel Files needed to develop programs which use the readline library.
readline A library for editing typed command lines.
redhat-artwork Artwork for Red Hat default look-and-feel
redhat-logos Red Hat-related icons and pictures.
redhat-lsb LSB support for Red Hat Linux
redhat-menus Configuration and data files for the desktop menus
redhat-release-notes Red Hat Enterprise Linux release notes files
redhat-release Red Hat Enterprise Linux release file
redhat-rpm-config Red Hat specific rpm configuration files.
rhel-instnum A library for decoding RHEL installation numbers
rhgb Red Hat Graphical Boot
rhn-check Check for RHN actions
rhn-client-tools Support programs and libraries for Red Hat Network
rhnlib Python libraries for the RHN project
rhnsd Red Hat Network query daemon
rhn-setup-gnome A GUI interface for RHN Registration
rhn-setup Configure and register an RHN client
rhpl Library of python code used by programs in Red Hat Linux
rhpxl Python library for configuring and running X.
rmt Provides certain programs with access to remote tape devices
rng-utils Random number generator related utilities
rootfiles The basic required files for the root user’s directory.
rpm-build Scripts and executable programs used to build packages.
rpm-devel Development files for manipulating RPM packages.
rpmforge-release RPMforge release file and RPM repository configuration
rpm-libs Libraries for manipulating RPM packages.
rpm-python Python bindings for apps which will manipulate RPM packages.
rpm The RPM package management system.
rp-pppoe A PPP over Ethernet client (for xDSL support).
rsh-server Servers for remote access commands (rsh, rlogin, rcp).
rsh Clients for remote access commands (rsh, rlogin, rcp).
rsync A program for synchronizing files over a network.
samba-client Samba (SMB) client programs.
samba-common Files used by both Samba servers and clients.
sane-backends-libs SANE libraries
sane-backends Scanner access software
sane-frontends Graphical frontend to SANE
scrollkeeper ScrollKeeper is a cataloging system for documentation on open
SDL-devel Files needed to develop Simple DirectMedia Layer applications.
SDL A cross-platform multimedia library.
sed A GNU stream text editor.
selinux-policy-devel SELinux policy development
selinux-policy-targeted SELinux targeted base policy
selinux-policy SELinux policy configuration
sendmail-cf The files needed to reconfigure Sendmail.
sendmail A widely used Mail Transport Agent (MTA).
setarch Personality setter
setools SELinux tools for managing policy
setroubleshoot-plugins Analysis plugins for use with setroubleshoot
setroubleshoot-server SELinux troubleshoot server
setserial A utility for configuring serial ports.
setup A set of system configuration and setup files.
setuptool A text mode system configuration tool.
sgml-common Common SGML catalog and DTD files.
sgpio SGPIO captive backplane tool
shadow-utils Utilities for managing accounts and shadow password files.
shared-mime-info Shared MIME information database
sip SIP – Python/C++ Bindings Generator
slang-devel The static library and header files for development using S-Lang.
slang The shared library for the S-Lang extension language.
slrn A threaded Internet news reader.
smartmontools Tools for monitoring SMART capable hard disks
sos System Support Tools
specspo Fedora package descriptions, summaries, and groups.
speex A voice compression format (codec)
splint An implementation of the lint program
sqlite-devel Development tools for the sqlite3 embeddable SQL database engine.
sqlite Library that implements an embeddable SQL database engine
startup-notification-devel Development portions of startup-notification
startup-notification Library for tracking application startup
strace Tracks and displays system calls associated with a running process.
stunnel An SSL-encrypting socket wrapper.
subversion Modern Version Control System designed to replace CVS
svrcore Secure PIN handling using NSS crypto
swig Connects C/C++/Objective C to some high-level programming
symlinks A utility which maintains a system’s symbolic links.
synaptics Synaptics Touchpad Driver
sysfsutils sysfsutils, library interface to sysfs.
sysklogd System logging and kernel message trapping daemons.
syslinux Simple kernel loader which boots from a FAT filesystem
system-config-date A graphical interface for modifying system date and time
system-config-display A graphical interface for configuring the X Window System display
system-config-language A graphical interface for modifying the system language
system-config-netboot-cmd network booting/install configuration utility
system-config-network The GUI of the NEtwork Administration Tool
system-config-network-tui The NEtwork Administration Tool
system-config-printer-libs Common code for the graphical and non-graphical pieces.
system-config-printer A printer administration tool
system-config-rootpassword A graphical interface for modifying the rootpassword
system-config-securitylevel A graphical interface for modifying the system security level
system-config-securitylevel-tui A text interface for modifying the system security level
system-config-services system-config-services is an initscript and xinetd configuration
system-config-users A graphical interface for administering users and groups
systemtap-runtime Instrumentation System Runtime
systemtap Instrumentation System
SysVinit Programs which control basic system processes.
talk Talk client for one-on-one Internet chatting.
tar A GNU file archiving program.
tcl Tcl scripting language development environment
tclx Extensions for Tcl and Tk
tcpdump A network traffic monitoring tool.
tcp_wrappers A security tool which acts as a wrapper for TCP daemons.
tcsh An enhanced version of csh, the C shell.
telnet The client program for the telnet remote login protocol.
termcap The terminal feature database used by certain applications.
tetex-doc The documentation files for the TeX text formatting system.
tetex-dvips A DVI to PostScript converter for the TeX text formatting system.
tetex-fonts The font files for the TeX text formatting system.
tetex-latex The LaTeX front end for the TeX text formatting system.
tetex The TeX text formatting system.
texinfo Tools needed to create Texinfo format documentation files.
tftp-server The server for the Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP).
time A GNU utility for monitoring a program’s use of system resources.
tk Tk graphical toolkit for the Tcl scripting language
tmpwatch A utility for removing files based on when they were last accessed.
tomcat5-jsp-2.0-api Jakarta Tomcat Servlet and JSP implementation classes
tomcat5-servlet-2.4-api Jakarta Tomcat Servlet implementation classes
traceroute Traces the route taken by packets over an IPv4/IPv6 network
tree A utility which displays a tree view of the contents of
ttmkfdir Utility to create fonts.scale files for truetype fonts
tzdata-java Timezone data for Java
tzdata Timezone data
udev A userspace implementation of devfs
udftools Linux UDF Filesystem userspace utilities
units A utility for converting amounts from one unit to another.
unix2dos unix2dos – UNIX to DOS text file format converter
unzip A utility for unpacking zip files.
urw-fonts Free versions of the 35 standard PostScript fonts.
usbutils Linux USB utilities.
usermode-gtk Graphical tools for certain user account management tasks.
usermode Tools for certain user account management tasks.
util-linux A collection of basic system utilities.
valgrind Tool for finding memory management bugs in programs
vconfig Linux 802.1q VLAN configuration utility
vim-common The common files needed by any version of the VIM editor.
vim-enhanced A version of the VIM editor which includes recent enhancements.
vim-minimal A minimal version of the VIM editor.
vixie-cron The Vixie cron daemon for executing specified programs at set
vnc-server A VNC server.
vte A terminal emulator
wdaemon Hotplug helper for Wacom driver
wget A utility for retrieving files using the HTTP or FTP protocols.
which Displays where a particular program in your path is located.
wireless-tools Wireless ethernet configuration tools
words A dictionary of English words for the /usr/share/dict directory.
wpa_supplicant WPA/WPA2/IEEE 802.1X Supplicant
wvdial A heuristic autodialer for PPP connections.
xalan-j2 Java XSLT processor
Xaw3d-devel Header files and static libraries for development using Xaw3d.
Xaw3d A version of the MIT Athena widget set for X.
xinetd A secure replacement for inetd.
xkeyboard-config xkeyboard-config alternative xkb data files
xml-common Common XML catalog and DTD files.
xmlrpc-javadoc Javadoc for xmlrpc
xmlrpc Java XML-RPC implementation
xmlsec1-devel Libraries, includes, etc. to develop applications with XML Digital
xmlsec1 Library providing support for “XML Signature” and “XML Encryption”
xorg-x11-apps X.Org X11 applications
xorg-x11-drivers X.Org X11 driver installation package
xorg-x11-drv-acecad Xorg X11 acecad input driver
xorg-x11-drv-aiptek Xorg X11 aiptek input driver
xorg-x11-drv-ast Xorg X11 ast video driver
xorg-x11-drv-ati Xorg X11 ati video driver
xorg-x11-drv-calcomp Xorg X11 calcomp input driver
xorg-x11-drv-cirrus Xorg X11 cirrus video driver
xorg-x11-drv-citron Xorg X11 citron input driver
xorg-x11-drv-digitaledge Xorg X11 digitaledge input driver
xorg-x11-drv-dmc Xorg X11 dmc input driver
xorg-x11-drv-dummy Xorg X11 dummy video driver
xorg-x11-drv-dynapro Xorg X11 dynapro input driver
xorg-x11-drv-elo2300 Xorg X11 elo2300 input driver
xorg-x11-drv-elographics Xorg X11 elographics input driver
xorg-x11-drv-evdev Xorg X11 evdev input driver
xorg-x11-drv-fbdev Xorg X11 fbdev video driver
xorg-x11-drv-fpit Xorg X11 fpit input driver
xorg-x11-drv-hyperpen Xorg X11 hyperpen input driver
xorg-x11-drv-i810 Xorg X11 i810 video driver(s)
xorg-x11-drv-jamstudio Xorg X11 jamstudio input driver
xorg-x11-drv-joystick Xorg X11 joystick input driver
xorg-x11-drv-keyboard Xorg X11 keyboard input driver
xorg-x11-drv-magellan Xorg X11 magellan input driver
xorg-x11-drv-magictouch Xorg X11 magictouch input driver
xorg-x11-drv-mga Xorg X11 mga video driver
xorg-x11-drv-microtouch Xorg X11 microtouch input driver
xorg-x11-drv-mouse Xorg X11 mouse input driver
xorg-x11-drv-mutouch Xorg X11 mutouch input driver
xorg-x11-drv-nv Xorg X11 nv video driver
xorg-x11-drv-palmax Xorg X11 palmax input driver
xorg-x11-drv-penmount Xorg X11 penmount input driver
xorg-x11-drv-qxl Xorg X11 qxl video driver
xorg-x11-drv-s3 Xorg X11 s3 video driver
xorg-x11-drv-s3virge Xorg X11 s3virge video driver
xorg-x11-drv-savage Xorg X11 savage video driver
xorg-x11-drv-siliconmotion Xorg X11 siliconmotion video driver
xorg-x11-drv-sis Xorg X11 sis video driver
xorg-x11-drv-sisusb Xorg X11 sisusb video driver
xorg-x11-drv-spaceorb Xorg X11 spaceorb input driver
xorg-x11-drv-summa Xorg X11 summa input driver
xorg-x11-drv-tdfx Xorg X11 tdfx video driver
xorg-x11-drv-tek4957 Xorg X11 tek4957 input driver
xorg-x11-drv-trident Xorg X11 trident video driver
xorg-x11-drv-ur98 Xorg X11 ur98 input driver
xorg-x11-drv-vesa Xorg X11 vesa video driver
xorg-x11-drv-vga Xorg X11 vga video driver
xorg-x11-drv-via Xorg X11 via video driver
xorg-x11-drv-vmmouse Xorg X11 vmmouse input driver
xorg-x11-drv-vmware Xorg X11 vmware video driver
xorg-x11-drv-void Xorg X11 void input driver
xorg-x11-drv-voodoo Xorg X11 voodoo video driver
xorg-x11-filesystem X.Org X11 filesystem layout
xorg-x11-fonts-100dpi A set of 100dpi resolution fonts for the X Window System.
xorg-x11-fonts-75dpi A set of 75dpi resolution fonts for the X Window System.
xorg-x11-fonts-base Base fonts required by the X Window System.
xorg-x11-fonts-ISO8859-1-100dpi A set of 100dpi ISO-8859-1 fonts for X.
xorg-x11-fonts-ISO8859-1-75dpi A set of 75dpi ISO-8859-1 fonts for X.
xorg-x11-fonts-ISO8859-2-100dpi A set of 100dpi Central European language fonts for X.
xorg-x11-fonts-misc misc bitmap fonts for the X Window System
xorg-x11-fonts-truetype TrueType fonts provided by the X Window System
xorg-x11-fonts-Type1 Type1 fonts provided by the X Window System
xorg-x11-font-utils X.Org X11 font utilities
xorg-x11-proto-devel X.Org X11 Protocol headers
xorg-x11-server-utils X.Org X11 X server utilities
xorg-x11-server-Xnest A nested server.
xorg-x11-server-Xorg Xorg X server
xorg-x11-server-Xvfb A X Windows System virtual framebuffer X server.
xorg-x11-twm X.Org X11 twm window manager
xorg-x11-util-macros X.Org X11 Autotools macros
xorg-x11-utils X.Org X11 X client utilities
xorg-x11-xauth X.Org X11 X authority utilities
xorg-x11-xfs X.Org X11 xfs font server
xorg-x11-xinit X.Org X11 X Window System xinit startup scripts
xorg-x11-xkb-utils X.Org X11 xkb utilities
xorg-x11-xtrans-devel X.Org X11 developmental X transport library
xrestop X Resource Monitor
xsane An X Window System front-end for the SANE scanner interface.
xsri X Set Root Image
xterm xterm terminal emulator for the X Window System
xulrunner-devel Development files for Gecko
xulrunner XUL Runtime for Gecko Applications
yelp A system documentation reader from the Gnome project
ypbind The NIS daemon which binds NIS clients to an NIS domain.
yp-tools NIS (or YP) client programs.
yum-metadata-parser A fast metadata parser for yum
yum-rhn-plugin RHN support for yum
yum-security Yum plugin to enable security filters
yum RPM installer/updater
yum-updatesd Update notification daemon
zenity Display dialog boxes from shell scripts
zip A file compression and packaging utility compatible with PKZIP.
zlib-devel Header files and libraries for Zlib development.
zlib The zlib compression and decompression library.