Linux.com

Home Directory Software Applications

Applications

Linux distributions include great software by default, but there's still killer Linux applications you can download to enhance your Linux experience. Add your favorite Linux applications to the Directory.

Listings RSS
Add your listing here

UFO: Alien Invasion

★★★★★
SpecificationsUFO: ALIEN INVASION is a squad-based tactical strategy game in the tradition of the old X-COM PC games, but with a twist. Our game combines military realism with hard science-fiction and the weirdness of an alien invasion. The carefully constructed turn-b ...

Hedgewars v0.9.11

★★★★★

Hedgewars v0.9.11

SpecificationsDo you remember back in the Windows days of playing the popular game Worms? Do you miss it? Well never fear, for Hedgewars is here! Ever since downloading this game I have been highly addicted and upgrading to each new version that comes out. It is so ...

Free Open-Source Ghost (FOG)

★★★★★
SpecificationsThis is a great piece of software for sysadmins. It allows you to create an image and upload it to a server. We also have a group called Free Open-Source Users. If you want to learn more be on the look out for my upcoming article. Add me if you have any q ...

CloverETL

★★★★★
SpecificationsCloverETL is Java-based open source ETL tool and framework for data integration and creation of data transformations. It is platform independent and can be used standalone or can be embedded in other applications.

Ktorrent

★★★★½
SpecificationsA KDE-based BitTorrent client.

Thunderbird

★★★★½
SpecificationsOpen source cross-platform email and Usenet client based on Mozilla code. Features intelligent spam filters, built-in RSS reader, and quick search.

Firefox

★★★★½
SpecificationsThe most popular web browser for the Linux platform.

VirtualBox

★★★★½
SpecificationsVirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freel ...

ScummVM

★★★★½
SpecificationsScummVM is a program which allows you to run certain classic graphical point-and-click adventure games, provided you already have their data files. The clever part about this: ScummVM just replaces the executables shipped with the games, allowing you to p ...

Tomboy

★★★★½
Book DescriptionTomboy is a desktop note-taking application for Linux and Unix. Simple and easy to use, but with potential to help you organize the ideas and information you deal with every day.

DOSBox

★★★★½
SpecificationsDOSBox is an emulator which emulates an IBM PC compatible computer running MS-DOS. It is intended especially for use with old PC games.

Kernel Based Virtual Machine

★★★★½
SpecificationsKVM (for Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions (Intel VT or AMD-V). It consists of a loadable kernel module, kvm.ko, that provides the core virtualization infrastruct ...

AVG Antivirus Server Edition for Linux/FreeBSD

★★★★½
SpecificationsAntivirus and antispam protection for Linux and FreeBSD servers. Block viruses, spyware and spam before they get into your network. The combination of the new intelligent real-time scanner, automatic threat removal and high-speed automatic updates ensu ...

DIA Diagram Creation Program

★★★★½
SpecificationsDia is a gtk+ based diagram creation program released under the GPL license. Dia is inspired by the commercial Windows program 'Visio', though more geared towards informal diagrams for casual use. It can be used to draw many different kinds of diagrams ...

Opera

★★★★
SpecificationsOpera is Internet browser innovation. Our features, speed and security will give you the best browser experience available. More than 20 million people use Opera as their preferred browser of choice.

Kopete

★★★★
SpecificationsKopete is an instant messenger supporting AIM, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo, Jabber, IRC, Gadu-Gadu, Novell GroupWise Messenger, and more. It is designed to be a flexible and extensible multi-protocol system suitable for personal and enterprise use.

Konqueror

★★★★
SpecificationsKonqueror is an Open Source web browser with HTML 4.01 compliance, supporting Java applets, JavaScript, CSS 1, CSS 2.1, as well as Netscape plugins (for example, Flash or RealVideo plugins).

Picasa

★★★★
SpecificationsThe easy way to organize, create, edit, and share your photos

Pidgin

★★★★
SpecificationsPidgin is an easy to use and free chat client used by millions. Connect to AIM, MSN, Yahoo, and even more chat networks all at once.

XChat

★★★★
SpecificationsXChat is an IRC chat program that allows you to join multiple IRC channels (chat rooms) at the same time, talk publicly, private one-on-one conversations etc. Even file transfers are possible.

Upcoming Linux Foundation Courses

  1. LFD211 Introduction to Linux for Developers
    08 Dec » 09 Dec - Virtual
    Details
  2. LFS220 Linux System Administration
    08 Dec » 11 Dec - Virtual
    Details
  3. LFS520 OpenStack Cloud Architecture and Deployment
    08 Dec » 11 Dec - Virtual
    Details

View All Upcoming Courses

Featured Linux Video

More Linux Videos

Become an Individual Member
Check out the Friday Funnies

Search Directory

Sign Up For the Linux.com Newsletter


Who we are ?

The Linux Foundation is a non-profit consortium dedicated to the growth of Linux.

More About the foundation...

Frequent Questions

Join / Linux Training / Board