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 Tool Warehouse - for SFU 3.5 Beta
Microsoft Windows Services for UNIX 3.5 BETA is now available for public download from Microsoft's SFU 3.5 Beta Download site.  To complement the Beta release, we are making available a selection of tools ported to version 3.5 of Interix.  Note that the following tools may not work with SFU 3.0; likewise, the 3.0 tools may not work with 3.5.  So it is best not to mix and match. 

To avoid confusion, the 3.5 tools are in their own repository at ftp.interopsystems.com/beta.
We are continuing to add to the tools for 3.5 Beta on a regular basis.  If you have any particular requests or would like to contribute to the repository, please email .  If you would like to be notified about new additions, please subscribe to the Tool Warehouse Updates Forum for automatic email notifications.

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Apache  Version 2.0.44 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:  2003-09-25
This is version 2.0 of the  Apache open source HTTP server.   This version is using the new SFU 3.5 pthreads library.
autoconf  Version 2.57 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:  2003-09-24
Autoconf is an extensible package of M4 macros that produce shell
scripts to automatically configure software source code packages.
automake  Version 1.7.3 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is Automake, a Makefile generator.  It was inspired by the 4.4BSD 'make' and 'include' files, but aims to be portable and to conform to the GNU standards for Makefile variables and targets. 
awk  Version 20021213 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-29
This is awk as described in "The AWK Programming Language", by Al Aho, Brian Kernighan, and Peter Weinberger (Addison-Wesley, 1988).  It contains fixes to the version of awk that ships with SFU 3.0.
bash  Version 2.05b for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is GNU Bash -- the GNU Project's Bourne Again SHell, a complete implementation of the POSIX.2 shell spec, plus many other features.  
bdes  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
BDES is a utility for encrypting and decrypting bytes using the
DES (Data Encryption Standard).  
bison  Version 1.875 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is the YACC-compatible parser generator.  
bzip2  Version 2-1.0.2 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is bzip2, a block-sorting file compressor.  
caesar  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Caesar is a utility for decrypting caesar cyphers (rotations).  This is the utility often used to perform "rot13" for newsgroups.  
catman  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-29
Catman is a script used to translate a large number of raw man pages to their "cat" form so that the Interix 'man' utility will find and output them. (man -k will work too.)  (more)
chcase  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Chcase was written as a helper utility when dealing with Win32 filenames.  By default the utility acts as if the '-l' option has been given.  It accepts one filename and converts that name into lowercase only (-l), uppercase only (-u) or switches the case of each letter (-s).  
curl  Version 7.10.2 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Curl is a command line tool for transferring data specified with URL
syntax.  Libcurl is a library that Curl is using to do its job. 
CVS  Version 1.11.5 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-10-01
CVS is the Concurrent Versions System, the dominant open source network-transparent version control system.
Expect  Version 5.38.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-10-01
This is Expect 5.38 for Tcl 8.3 and Tk 8.3 (below).  Expect is a program that performs programmed dialogue with other interactive programs.
flex  Version 2.5.4a for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Flex is the GNU version of 'lex' -- a lexical analyzer generator.  It is a tool for generating programs that perform pattern-matching on text.  
FVWM  Version 2.4.15 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
FVWM is a multiple large virtual desktop window manager, originally derived from twm.  FVWM is intended to have a small memory footprint but a rich feature set, be extremely customizable and extendible, and have a high degree of Motif mwm compatibility.
gdbm  Version 1.8.3 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
GNU's gdbm is a set of database routines that use extensible hashing.  The routines work like the UNIX dbm routine.  
gettext  Version 0.11.5 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is the GNU gettext package.  This library gives a unique interface to message handling functions.  Users of other GNU packages should install gettext as it is often used to internationalize the messages given by shell scripts.   
Ghostscript  Version 8.11 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Updated: 2003-10-09
Ghostscript is an interpreter for the PostScript language.
gmake  Version 3.80 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Updated: 2003-09-24
This is GNU Make.  This distribution includes the GNU Make manual.
GnuPG  Version 1.2.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
GnuPG (GNU Privacy Guard) is a complete and free replacement for PGP.  Because it does not use the patented IDEA algorithm, it can be used without any restrictions.  
groff  Version 1.17.2 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is the GNU Groff formatting system and includes a long list of implementations.  
gzip Version 1.2.4a for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This version of gzip contains no new features over the one released with SFU 3.0.  But it is linked against zlib 1.1.4b which contains a security fix.  This version also includes the utilities derived from gzip not included with SFU 3.0: gzexe, zcmp, zdiff, zforce, zgrep, zmore and znew.  Man pages for each are included.  
jpeg  Version 6b for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This distribution contains the sixth public release of the Independent JPEG Group's free JPEG image compression and decompression software.  
lc  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
LC  is much like the ls command except it separates the types of files into groups and then displays located file names to the user is a columnar fashion.  
libiconv  Version 1.8 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
libncurses  Version 5.2 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Ncurses is a CRT handling and optimization package.  This implementation is "new curses" (ncurses) and is the approved replacement for 4.4BSD classic curses, which has been discontinued.  
libpng  Version 1.2.5 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
PNG is intended as a replacement for TIFF and GIF image formats to provide better images.  Libpng is the official PNG (Portable Network Graphics) reference library for creating these images.  
m4-gnu  Version 1.4 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-29
GNU "m4" is an implementation of the traditional UNIX macro processor.  It is mostly SVR4 compatible.
md5  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
The 'md5', 'sha1' and 'rmd160' utilities are for generating message-digest fingerprints using MD5, SHA1 and RMD160 respectively.  Message-digest fingerprints are used to help verify that a file is the same file as advertised.  
mesg  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is the standard UNIX mesg(1) utility.  
OpenSSH  Version for SFU 3.5 Beta

Updated:   2003-10-17
Open SSH is based on OpenBSD's excellent OpenSSH port.  It depends on Zlib and OpenSSL.  
OpenSSL  Version 0.9.7b for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
OpenSSL is a commercial-grade, fully featured, and Open Source toolkit implementing the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL v2/v3) and Transport Layer Security (TLS v1) protocols as well as a full-strength general purpose cryptography library.  
Pine  Version 4.33 for SFU 3.5 Beta
(including Pine and Pico)


Added:   2003-09-29
Pine is the popular user mail agent; Pico is an editor related to Pine (and used by Pine) and Pilot is a file system navigator.  Pine and Pico are registered trademarks of the University of Washington; all three are copyright 1989-1998 by UW.
pkg-config  Version 0.15.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Pkg-config is a script to make it easier to put together all the build flags when compiling or linking.  
plotutils  Version 2.4.1for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
GNU's plotutils package contains software for both programmers and technically oriented users.  It includes the utilities plot, ode, double, spline tek2plot, graph, plotfont and the libplot library.  Its centerpiece is the libplot/libplotter, a C/C++ function library for exporting 2-D vector graphics in many file formats.  
rcs  Version 5.7 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
RCS, the Revision Control System, manages multiple revisions of files.  RCS can store, retrieve, log, identify, and merge revisions.
This is a more recent version than the one that ships with SFU 3.0.
readline  Version 4.3 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Readline is a GNU API for reading a line from the user.  Used by a number of GNU programs, it offers an emacs-style for the user editing the line.  
Realpath  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is a utility that uses the realpath(3) API.  For a given Unix/Interix path the real path with all symbolic links is resolved.
rev  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This the the utility 'rev(1)'.  It take input from "stdin" or a file and reverses the characters on the line(s).  
sudo  Version 1.6.6 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Sudo is a program designed to allow a sys admin to give limited root privileges to users and log root activity.  The basic philosophy is to give as few privileges as possible but still allow people to get their work done.  Sudo is distributed under a BSD-style license.  
tar-gnu  Version 1.13 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
GNU `tar' saves many files together into a single tape or disk archive, and can restore individual files from the archive.  It includes
multivolume support, the ability to archive sparse files, automatic archive compression/decompression, remote archives and special features that allow `tar' to be used for incremental and full backups.   
Tcl  Version 8.3.4 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-29
Tcl provides a powerful platform for creating integration applications that tie together diverse applications. protocols, devices and frameworks.
Tk  Version 8.3.4 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-29
Tk is a cross-platform UI toolkit implemented with the Tcl scripting language.
tcsh  Version 6.12.00 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Tcsh is a version of the Berkeley C-Shell, with the addition of: a command line editor, command and file name completion, listing, etc. and some small additions to the shell itself.  It is more current than the C-Shell that ships with SFU 3.0.  
TIFF  Version 3.5.7 for SFU 3.5 Beta 

Added: 2002-09-30
The TIFF library (libtiff) is a collection of utilities for examining TIFF files, as well as a library for building your own applications for writing or reading TIFF images.  
trek  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Trek is an interactive game written a while back by Eric Allman (of 'sendmail' fame).  (Added to make UNIX users feel at home!)  
units  Version 1.80 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
GNU 'units' converts between different systems of units.  It can
handle multiplicative scale changes.  It can also handle nonlinear
conversions such as Celsius to Fahrenheit.  
wall  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is the standard UNIX wall(1) utility.  
wget  Version 1.8.2 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
Wget is a network utility to retrieve files from the Web using http and ftp.  It works non-interactively, so it will work in the background after having logged off.  
write  Version 1.0 for SFU 3.5 Beta

Added:   2003-09-24
This is the standard UNIX write(1) utility.  
zlib  Version 1.1.4b for Interix

Updated: 2003-09-24
Zlib is a general purpose data compression library.  All functions of the compression library are documented.



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