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What are good command line HTTP clients?
The whole is greater than the sum of its parts is a very famous quote from Aristotle, a Greek philosopher and scientist. This quote is particularly pertinent to Linux. In my view, one of Linux's biggest strengths is its synergy. The usefulness of Linux doesn't derive only from the huge raft of open source (command line) utilities. Instead, it's the synergy generated by using them together, sometimes in conjunction with larger applications.

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Bochs is a highly portable open source IA-32 (x86) PC emulator written in C++, that runs on most popular platforms. It includes emulation of the Intel x86 CPU, common I/O devices, and a custom BIOS. Currently, Bochs can be compiled to emulate a 386, 486, Pentium, Pentium Pro or AMD64 CPU, including optional MMX, SSE, SSE2 and 3DNow! instructions.


  • Apache Tomcat
    Apache Tomcat is a web container developed at the Apache Software Foundation. Tomcat implements the servlet and the JavaServer Pages (JSP) specifications from Sun Microsystems, providing an environment for Java code to run in cooperation with a web server.
  • AzureusStats
    AzureusStats is simply an XML parser for Azureus' statistics file.
  • Cache Out X
    a utility for Mac OS X that specializes in deleting the cache files of the System and of Internet browsers. Additionally, it can delete virtual memory file(s), erase system history files, as well as cookies and Internet-related navigation/download history files
  • delimport
    Index your bookmarks using Spotlight. Updates every half-hour. Includes url, title, description, and tags.
  • Deluge
    Deluge is a full-featured BitTorrent client. It features a rich plugin collection and was created with the intention of being lightweight and unobtrusive. It works well under any desktop environment.
  • DEVONagent
    (commercial) DEVONagent finds, collects, and organizes information with a powerful search architecture, a simple to use built-in archive, and perfect integration with DEVONthink.
  • Direct Mail
    (shareware) Direct Mail is a mailing-list management and bulk email software for Mac OS X. Features include support for HTML and rich-text email, direct email delivery (bypass your SMTP server), international language support, and powerful address importing and organization tools.
  • eBaytoiCal
    eBaytoiCal auto-creates iCal events from eBay pages.
  • Eon Netminder
    Eon Netminder is a bookmark and accelerated download manager.
  • Find It! Keep It!
    (commercial) Find It! Keep It! is an applications which stores webpages in your own database.
  • GarageBuy
    GarageBuy provides an easy way to search on eBay.
  • GarageSale
    (commercial) GarageSale is a slick, full-featured client application for the eBay online auction system. With GarageSale Mac OS X users can finally compose eye-catching auctions quickly using an intuitive Mac-like interface.
  • gDisk
    gDisk is a software that turns your GMail account into a portable hard drive so you can always have your important files accessible accross the Internet.
  • Hermes
    Hermes is a little CMS (content management system). It lets you do blogs, news pages etc. with little effort.
  • iFind
    iFind is an internet search tool.
  • Integrity
    Integrity is a website link checker. Feed it your home page address (url) and Integrity will follow all of your internal links to find your pages, checking the server response code for all internal and external links found.
  • iSale
    (commercial) iSale is based on the concept of an iApp, an application that shares the look, feel and integration of the iLife Suite. iSale lets you draft ebay auctions, and track them. Features include templates, auction widget, import pictures from iPhoto and more.
  • iURL
    (commercial) manages bookmark collections, downloads files and come with many unique features, like website crawling, multiload (1 URL downloads tons of files), preview and more
  • iWebFlinger
    iWebFlinger allows an iWeb user to choose a site to upload, an ftp server to upload to, and to optionally insert a favicon and your own html code. Best of all, your ftp passwords are secured via OS X's Keychain.
  • Launch! TPG
    Launch! TPG is an application for displaying usage statistics on the TPG broadband network.
  • Liquid OS X
    With Liquid OS X you choose where to go; you are no longer confined to follwoing the paths others have laid with manually-made links. Searches, references, translations, blogging, tagging, emailing and more are available at a single click.
  • MarsEdit
    (commercial) a weblog editor for Mac OS X that makes weblog writing like writing email, with spell-checking, drafts, multiple windows, and AppleScript support
  • Midgard CMS
    Midgard CMS is an Open Source Content Management System built on top of the Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP (LAMP) platform. It provides a reliable, powerful and internationalized set of tools for building web sites and networked applications.
  • MisFox
    MisFox will show all the file mappings settings and the protocol helpers. You can inspect these settings, but you can also edit, delete and create new items for these settings.
  • myBlog
    myBlog is desktop blogging software for creating and publishing news, journals, forums and other topic pages on the internet.
  • NetSpeedometer
    NetSpeedometer shows a graphic of your traffic speeds on your Apple Macintosh screen to help you keep track of data as it goes in and out of your machine. Free to download and distribute.
  • PriceWatcher
    PriceWatcher (formerly AmazonWatcher) is a software tool that allows you to monitor the availability and price changes on hot items and helps you catch them before they're gone.
  • RapidBlog
    RapidBlog is a plugin that duplicates the functionality of the built in blog plugin with one key exception. It uses blogger to hold your posts.
  • Safari AdBlock
    Safari AdBlock blocks ads in Safari. It is free of charge and under the GPL license.
  • SafariCacheExplorer
    (shareware) SafariCacheExplorer allows you to recover an image, video, sound, or style sheet from your Safari cache.
  • TelemeterX
    TelemeterX is a tool for checking usage of Telenet account (Belgian ISP).
  • TelnetLauncher
    TelnetLauncher launches Telnet and SSH sessions under OSX via
  • w2w
    w2w is a small program that lets you use iWeb more effectively without a .Mac account. To use it, publish your site from iWeb to a local folder. w2w will then detect which files have been changed and upload those via ftp to your web-server.
  • Web Control
    Web Control is used to edit the apache configuration files.
  • Web Dumper
    (shareware) Web Dumper lets you download entire Web sites off of the Internet, and save them on your hard drive for later offline browsing. Downloaded Web sites are saved on your hard drive with their directory structure intact.
  • Web Page Translator
    Web Page Translator allows you to translate web pages from one language to another while you navigate.
  • WebBeaver
    (commercial) WebBeaver crawls sites and finds all images. Due to its unique technology, it even downloads thousands of images using a sigle link. Sample links included. WebBeaver is a fully automated solution to download web resources sharing a common name like car-1.jpg, car-2.jpg, car-3.jpg.
  • WebDesktop
    WebDesktop layers a web browser over your Mac OS X desktop. Any standard web page can be displayed. WebDesktop uses WebKit, Apple's HTML rendering engine from Safari, so web pages should appear exactly as they do in Safari, including such advanced features as CSS and Flash. But on your desktop.
  • webPM
    webPM is a web password manager which lets you store frequently used URLs along with user names and passwords.
  • XCaramba
    XCaramba is a cross-platform file transfer program for Mac OS X & Windows.
  • XFN Graph
    XFN Graph is a tool for visualising the relationships between website authors, primarily bloggers who mark up their blogrolls with XFN markup.

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