Category Archives: GNU GPL

How To Integrate Emacs & Cscope To Browse Linux Kernel Source Code

This year I am going to study Linux kernel,  As a first step I grabbed a copy of Understanding the Linux Kernel By Daniel P. Bovet, Marco Cesati. The problem started when I had to go through actual code. I … Continue reading

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mp3splt – Splits mp3/ogg Files In Jiffy

Do you have an mp3/ogg file(s) longer then 10 minutes and your mp3 player does not have seek functionality? It is very very painful to fast forward/rewind (if available)  to the required position in the file, isn’t it? Now it … Continue reading

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MultiGet – Multi Platform, Multi Threaded File Downloader/Accelerator

Once upon a time when my primary operating system was Windows 95, 98 and I was using dial up Internet connection with maximum speed of 19.2 kbps. The most essential software was Download Accelerator Plus (popularly know as DAP) from … Continue reading

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WinDirStat – Visual Disk Usage Statistics

This is continuation of my previous post on the similar tool KDirStat for Linux user. It is highly recommended that you go through the post here before going further as I will not discuss the common stuff again. WinDirStat is … Continue reading

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KDirStat – Visual Disk Usage Statistics

Someone has said that “A Picture is worth thousand words”. I completely agree with this statement when it come to determine hard disk usage. This requirement is even more prominent when you want to clean up your hard disk, if … Continue reading

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Video Conversion with ffmpeg and Avanti

With so many video formats and video players around its not easy to find a tool which can convert any format to any other format. On top of that availability of so many converter softwares makes it even more difficult … Continue reading

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Jigdo (Jigsaw Download)

With every passing day more and more stuff is available to download. Average download rate per day has also increased drastically since broad band is made available to more and more users.  I remember I was using download accelerators to … Continue reading

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JKDefrag – An Intelligent Defragmenter for Windows

Whenever we talk about slow system performance, its almost certain that the first advice we will get is to defragment the hard disk drive. Lets understand what does it mean before we actually move on to JKDefrag. Fragmentation: During the … Continue reading

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SWFTools – Create, Extract and Manipulate SWF Files

All internet user are familiar with Shockwave Flash or SWF files. SWF files are used extensively to show the graphics, animations, menus, games on the web page. SWF files can contains vector graphics, video, sound and text. You need a … Continue reading

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Lightscreen – Screen Capture Tool

When you want to write a technical blog like this, one of the most useful tool is screen capture/screenshot. It helps you to explain what you are doing in much easier way. Windows provide basic screen capture functionality using print … Continue reading

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