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Tools for simple, daily file and system management tasks

A set of interactive tools that includes an extensible file system browser, an ASCII/hex file viewer, a process viewer/killer, and other related utilities and shell scripts. It increases the speed and ease of daily tasks like moving files and directories, invoking editors, compressing and uncompressing files, creating and expanding archives, compiling programs, sending mail, etc. It has colors if the standard ANSI color sequences are supported, and is user-friendly.


Online manual, here.

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License:GPLv2Kelly Hopkins24 February 2009
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Leaders and contributors

Ian Beckwith Maintainer
Andrei Pitis Developer
Tudor Hulubei Developer

Resources and communication

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DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
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Software prerequisites

Required to uselibncurses
Required to uselibreadlineg2 (2.1.12 or later)
Required to buildautomake

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 18 March 2017.


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