|Firefox is the web browser of mozilla on its own. Less security holes, more features, and faster than IE.
|Thunderbird is the email client of mozilla on its own. Full featured and mature.
|FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP client for Mozilla Firefox. We use FireFTP to upload OpenD.
is a WYSIWYG HTML and CSS editor derived from Nvu. Binary downloads for
Windows, Mac, and several variants of Linux. OpenD.co.za was created
|7-Zip is a file archiver
with high compression ratio.
It is a open source and supports a host of formats including zip and
it's own 7z. The 7z format compresses 30-70% better than to zip format.
|PDFCreator is a open source PDF printer driver. Simply select PDF creator as your printer and whatever you print becomes a PDF.
Open source. GNU. Good.
|Ethereal is a network
protocol analyzer that enables the capture and analysis of ethernet
packets. This tool is essential for serious ethernet
developers. Open source and easy to use.
is a CD ripper to backup your favorite CDs. This application can RIP,
normalize and then send the tracks to a external MP3 encoder like LAME.
The CDDB function automatically identifies your CD and fills in the
|Audacity is probably THE GNU audio tool. Multi platform this application allows you to record and edit your sounds.
|Adobe Reader what can we say. Not OS but widely supported and with a free reader.
|VLC media player plays almost any video format. In addition a this player can play various streaming protocols.
|Irfan View is a fast, simple image viewer.
|Ares galaxy is a open source peer to peer file sharing application.
is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all
major operating systems under the GNU General Public License. We use
Blender to create 3D models of CNC projects.
|OpenOffice.org is a
multi platform and multilingual office suite and an open-source
project. Compatible with all other major office suites, the product is
free to download, use, and distribute.