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Here you will find a directory of free, libre and open source software for the RedHat platform. Schools and educators may find open educational resources in the form of RedHat software that is useful in the classroom.

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WinFF

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WinFF is a GUI for the command line video converter, FFMPEG. It will convert most any video file that FFmpeg will convert. WinFF converts multiple files in multiple formats at one time. WinFF is available for Windows 95, 98 , ME, NT, XP, VISTA, and Debian, Ubuntu, Redhat based GNU/Linux distributions. WinFF is open source and cross platform, written in Free Pascal and Lazarus.

mupdf

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Fast, lightweight PDF viewer (with emphasis on keyboard based control). This is one of the most lightweight PDF viewers out there. There are also plugins for it that work with certain versions of Firefox for browser embedded PDF viewing.

The renderer in MuPDF is tailored for high quality anti-aliased graphics. It renders text with metrics and spacing accurate to within fractions of a pixel for the highest fidelity in reproducing the look of a printed page on screen.

MuPDF is also small, fast, and yet complete. It supports PDF 1.7 with transparency, encryption, hyperlinks, annotations, searching and more. It also reads OpenXPS documents.

abcm2ps

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abcm2ps is a command line program which converts ABC notation to sheet music in PostScript or SVG format. It can handle many voices per staff. ABC notation is a useful, compact music notation that can be created and edited with any standard text editor.

abcmidi

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Provides tools to work with music in ABC notation format such as an ABC to midi converter and midi to ABC notation converter. ABC notation is a useful, compact music notation that can be created and edited with any standard text editor.

TIPP10

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TIPP10 is a free touch typing tutor for Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The ingenious thing about the software is its intelligence feature. Characters that are mistyped are repeated more frequently. Beginners will find their way around right away so they can start practicing without a hitch.

Useful support functions and an extensive progress tracker, numerous training lessons and the ability to create your own texts make learning to type easy.

OpenTeacher

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OpenTeacher is an opensource vocabulary training application that helps you learn a foreign language!

Enter a list of words in both a known and a foreign language, and OpenTeacher tests you.

OpenTeacher 2.2 has the following features:

  • Smart question asking and interval training
  • Think answer, shuffle answer and repeat answer input modes
  • Easy symbol, Greek and Cyrillic input
  • Read and write T2K (Teach2000), wrts and read ABBYY Lingvo Tutor files
  • Save and open your online WRTS lists
  • Print your word lists
  • Available in Arabic, Trad. Chinese, Croatian, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish.

Kino

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Kino is a non-linear DV editor for GNU/Linux. It features excellent integration with IEEE-1394 for capture, VTR control, and recording back to the camera. It captures video to disk in Raw DV and AVI format, in both type-1 DV and type-2 DV (separate audio stream) encoding.

You can load multiple video clips, cut and paste portions of video/audio, and save it to an edit decision list (SMIL XML format). Most edit and navigation commands are mapped to equivalent vi key commands. Also, Kino can export the composite movie in a number of formats: DV over IEEE 1394, Raw DV, DV AVI, still frames, WAV, MP3, Ogg Vorbis, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, and MPEG-4. Still frame import and export uses gdk-pixbuf, which has support for BMG, GIF, JPEG, PNG, PPM, SVG, Targa, TIFF, and XPM. MP3 requires lame. Ogg Vorbis requires oggenc. MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 require mjpegtools or ffmpeg. MPEG-4 requires ffmpeg.

General

  • Free Software (GNU GPL)
  • GTK+ 2.0 UI
  • XML SMIL 2.0 project file format
  • OSS or ALSA audio playback
  • GDK or XVideo video playback
  • online help
  • Peer and developer support forums
  • User interface translated to Danish, Swedish, French, Czech, Spanish, Russian, Italian, German, Hungarian, and Norwegian.
  • Extensible project metadata system.
  • Ability to "publish" project file and still frames using an extensible scripting interface.
  • Integrated publishing to the http://blip.tv/ web video sharing site

VLC

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VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ...) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.

TuxTyping

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"Tux Typing" is an educational typing tutor for children. It features several different types of gameplay, at a variety of difficulty levels.

Tux Paint

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Tux Paint: Tux Paint is a free, award winning drawing program for children ages 3 to 12. It combines an easy-to-use interface, fun sound effects, and an encouraging cartoon mascot who helps guide children as they use the program.

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