Linux Apps

Useful apps for GNU/Linux systems

Additional resources:
https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/List_of_applications


  • Ubuntu

    Free Windows Linux Windows S Website

    Ubuntu is an open source software operating system that runs from the desktop, to the cloud, to all your internet connected things.

     

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  • LUKS

    Free Linux Website

    LUKS is the standard for Linux hard disk encryption. By providing a standard on-disk-format, it does not only facilitate compatibility among distributions, but also provides secure management of multiple user passwords. LUKS stores all necessary setup information in the partition header, enabling to transport or migrate data seamlessly.

     

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  • X11

    Free Linux BSD Website

    The X Window System (X11, or simply X) is a windowing system for bitmap displays, common on Unix-like operating systems. X provides the basic framework for a GUI environment: drawing and moving windows on the display device and interacting with a mouse and keyboard. The X.Org project provides an open source implementation of the X Window System.
    ArchWiki: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Xorg
    libinput: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/libinput

     

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  • PulseAudio

    Free Windows Linux BSD Website

    PulseAudio is a sound system for POSIX OSes, meaning that it is a proxy for your sound applications. It allows you to do advanced operations on your sound data as it passes between your application and your hardware. Things like transferring the audio to a different machine, changing the sample format or channel count and mixing several sounds into one are easily achieved using a sound server.
    ArchWiki: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/PulseAudio
    Troubleshooting: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/PulseAudio/Troubleshooting

     

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  • Snapcraft

    Free Linux Website

    Snaps are app packages for desktop, cloud and IoT that update automatically, are easy to install, secure, cross-platform and dependency-free. They're being used on millions of Linux systems every day.
    Documentation: https://snapcraft.io/docs

     

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  • Snap Store

    Free Linux Web Ubuntu Advanced Package Tool Website

    Search thousands of snaps used by millions of people across 41 Linux distributions.
    Requires Small Snapcraft iconSnapcraft.

     

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  • FLATHUB

    Free Linux Website

    Flathub is the home of hundreds of apps which can be easily installed on any Linux distribution. Browse the apps online, from your app center or the command line.
    Requires Small Flatpak iconFlatpak.

     

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  • Flatseal

    Free Linux Flatpak Website

    Flatseal is a graphical utility to review and modify permissions from your Flatpak applications.

     

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  • Wine

    Free Mac Linux Android Android Tablet BSD Website

    Wine (originally an acronym for "Wine Is Not an Emulator") is a compatibility layer capable of running Windows applications on several POSIX-compliant operating systems, such as Linux, macOS, & BSD. Instead of simulating internal Windows logic like a virtual machine or emulator, Wine translates Windows API calls into POSIX calls on-the-fly, eliminating the performance and memory penalties of other methods and allowing you to cleanly integrate Windows applications into your desktop.
    Wine User's Guide: https://wiki.winehq.org/Wine_User%27s_Guide
    Wine FAQ: https://wiki.winehq.org/FAQ
    ArchWiki: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Wine

     

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  • Tweaks

    Free Linux Website

    Tweaks allows the adjustment of several advanced GNOME options that can't be configured in GNOME Settings.

     

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  • dconf Editor

    Free Linux Website

    Dconf Editor is a viewer and editor of applications internal settings. It allows editing options not exposed in some applications interface. It’s a powerful tool, that could break some applications if misused, and you should only use it understanding that.

     

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  • File Roller

    Free Linux GNOME Website

    File Roller is an archive manager for the GNOME environment. This means that you can create and modify archives; view the content of an archive; view and modify a file contained in the archive; extract files from the archive.

     

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  • Albert

    Free Linux Website

    Access everything with virtually zero effort. Run applications, open files or their paths,
    open bookmarks in your browser, search the web, calculate things and a lot more. Albert is a desktop agnostic launcher. Its goals are usability and beauty, performance and extensibility. It is written in C++ and based on the Qt framework.

    Alternatives: Small Ulauncher iconUlauncher, Small kupfer iconkupfer

     

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  • KeePassXC

    Free Mac Windows Linux Website

    KeePassXC can store your passwords safely and auto-type them into your everyday websites and applications. KeePassXC is a community fork of Small KeePassX iconKeePassX, the cross-platform port of Small KeePass iconKeePass for Windows. Every feature works cross-platform and was thoroughly tested on multiple systems to provide users with the same look and feel on every supported operating system. This includes the beloved Auto-Type feature.

    Alternatives: Small KeePass iconKeePass

     

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  • PWGen (Password Generator)

    Free Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com Website

    PWGen is a professional password generator capable of generating large amounts of cryptographically-secure passwords—“classical” passwords, pronounceable passwords, pattern-based passwords, and passphrases consisting of words from word lists.

     

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  • Mozilla Firefox

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Android Tablet BSD iPad Snapcraft PortableApps.com Haiku Fire TV Gecko Website

    Seriously private browsing. Firefox shows you how many data-collecting trackers are blocked with Enhanced Tracking Protection. Small Firefox Lockwise iconFirefox Lockwise makes the passwords you save in Firefox secure and available on all your devices. Small Firefox Monitor iconFirefox Monitor alerts you if we know your information is a part of another company’s data breach.
    Add-ons: https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/
    ArchWiki: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Firefox

    Alternatives: Small Vivaldi iconVivaldi, Small Brave iconBrave

     

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  • uBlock Origin

    Free Web Android Microsoft Edge Vivaldi Browser Chrome ... Pale Moon Thunderbird Opera Chromium Firefox Website

    An efficient blocker add-on for various browsers. Fast, potent, and lean.

    Alternatives: Small Adblock Plus iconAdblock Plus, Small AdGuard iconAdGuard

     

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Comments on Linux Apps

gintoki
· Jun 2020 · Helpful Not helpful 3 Helpful Report as spam

Thanks for the effort, it's a usable list for me.

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