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Command Description Package

dangerball

a 3D ball that periodically extrudes spikes. Ouch!

xscreensaver-gl-extras

dasher

graphical predictive text entry system

dasher

date

print or set the system date and time

coreutils

db2dvi

converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

db2html

converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

db2pdf

converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils-pdf

db2ps

converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

db2rtf

converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

dbiprof

command-line client for DBI::ProfileData

perl-DBI

dbiproxy

A proxy server for the DBD::Proxy driver

perl-DBI

dc

an arbitrary precision calculator

bc

dcraw

convert raw digital photos to PPM format

dcraw

ddate

converts Gregorian dates to Discordian dates

util-linux

ddbugtopbm

convert Diddle or DiddleBug sketches to PBM files

netpbm-progs

ddd

The Data Display Debugger

ddd

dd

convert and copy a file

coreutils

deallocvt

deallocate unused virtual consoles

kbd

debugfs

ext2/ext3 file system debugger

e2fsprogs

debugreiserfs

The debugging tool for the ReiserFS filesystem

reiserfs-utils

debugsh

Simple debugging console for a Palm Handheld device [deprecated]

pilot-link

decayscreen

make a screen meltdown

xscreensaver-extras

declare

bash built-in commands, see bash(1)

bash

deco

draw tacky 70s basement wall panelling

xscreensaver-extras

dehtmldiff

get usable diff from an HTML page

patchutils

deluxe

pulsing sequence of stars, circles, and lines

xscreensaver-extras

delwords

Deleting words from specified dictionary collectively

Canna

demon

celular automaton

xscreensaver-extras

depmod

program to generate modules.dep and map files

module-init-tools

df

report filesystem disk space usage

coreutils

dga

test program for the XFree86-DGA extension

xorg-x11

dhclient

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Client

dhclient

dhcp6c

DHCPv6 client daemon

dhcpv6_client

dhcp6r

DHCPv6 relay agent

dhcpv6

dhcp6s

DHCPv6 server daemon

dhcpv6

dhcpd

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Server

dhcp

dhcrelay

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Relay Agent

dhcp

dialog

display dialog boxes from shell scripts

dialog

dicar

Archive Binary Dictionary

Canna

dict

DICT Protocol Client

dictd

dictd

a dictionary database server

dictd

dictfmt

formats a DICT protocol dictionary database

dictd

dictunformat

create a raw database file from a .dict and .index file

dictd

dictzip

compress (or expand) files, allowing random access

dictd

diff3

find differences between three files

diffutils

diff

find differences between two files

diffutils

diffpp

pretty-print diff outputs with GNU enscript

enscript

dig

DNS lookup utility

bind-utils

dircolors

color setup for ls

coreutils

dirname

strip non-directory suffix from file name

coreutils

dirs

bash built-in commands, see bash(1)

bash

dir

list directory contents

coreutils

disable

stop/start printers and classes

cups

discard

Postfix discard mail delivery agent

postfix

discrete

discrete map iterative function fractal systems

xscreensaver-extras

diskdumpctl

diskdump controller

diskdumputils

diskdumpfmt

format a dump device or a partition

diskdumputils

disown

bash built-in commands, see bash(1)

bash

display

displays an image or image sequence on any X server

ImageMagick

distcache

Distributed session caching

distcache

distort

distort the content of the screen in interesting ways

xscreensaver-extras

djpeg

decompress a JPEG file to an image file

libjpeg

dlpsh

An interactive Desktop Link Protocol (DLP) Shell for your Palm device

pilot-link

dmesg

print or control the kernel ring buffer

util-linux

dmp

translate Troff output to low-level MetaPost input

tetex

dmraid

discover and activate software (ATA)RAID

dmraid

dmsetup

low level logical volume management

device-mapper

dmxtodmx

dmx configuration file parser and printer

xorg-x11-Xdmx

dnsdomainname

show the system's DNS domain name

net-tools

docbook2dvi

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

docbook2html

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

docbook2man

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

docbook2pdf

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils-pdf

docbook2ps

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

docbook2rtf

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

docbook2tex

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

docbook2texi

(Jade Wrapper) converts SGML files to other formats

docbook-utils

doexec

run an executable with an arbitrary argv[0]

initscripts

domainname

show or set the system's NIS/YP domain name

net-tools

domain

nnrpd domain resolver

inn

doom

Deliver a signal to a LAM process

lam

dos2unix

DOS/MAC to UNIX text file format converter

dos2unix

dosfsck

check and repair MS-DOS file systems

dosfstools

doxygen

documentation system for various programming languages

doxygen

doxytag

generates a tag file and/or a search index for a set of HTML files

doxygen

doxywizard

a tool to configure and run doxygen on your source files

doxygen

dpbindic

Convert a binary-form dictionary into a text-form dictionary

Canna

dprofpp

display perl profile data

perl

dpromdic

Convert the binary-form Romaji-to-Kana conversion table into the text-form table dpromdic

Canna

dpsexec

Display PostScript Executive

xorg-x11

dpsinfo

Display PostScript Information

xorg-x11

drift

draws drifting recursive fractal cosmic flames

xscreensaver-extras

dropdb

remove a PostgreSQL database

postgresql

droplang

remove a PostgreSQL procedural language

postgresql

dropuser

remove a PostgreSQL user account

postgresql

dtach

simple program that emulates the detach feature of screen

dtach

dubdv

insert audio into a digital video stream

libdv-tools

dump

ext2/3 filesystem backup

dump

dumpe2fs

dump ext2/ext3 filesystem information

e2fsprogs

dumpiso

dump IEEE 1394 isochronous channel packets

libraw1394

dumpkeymap

Dianostic dump of a .keymapping file

xorg-x11

dumpkeys

dump keyboard translation tables

kbd

dund

BlueZ Bluetooth dial-up networking daemon

bluez-utils

du

estimate file space usage

coreutils

dvconnect

receive or transmit raw DV using the video1394 device

libdv-tools

dvcont

send control commands to DV cameras

libavc1394

dvdrecord

record audio or data Compact Discs and DVDs from a master

cdrecord

dvgrab

Grab DV video and audio data via IEEE1394 links

dvgrab

dvi2fax

convert a TeX DVI file to G3 fax format

tetex-dvips

dvicopy

produce modified copy of DVI file

tetex

dvihp

convert a TeX DVI file to Hewlett-Packard PCL

tetex

dvipdf

Convert TeX DVI file to PDF using ghostscript and dvips

ghostscript

dvipdfm

Produce PDF files directly from DVI files

tetex

dvipdft

create thumbnail images for use with dvipdfm

tetex

dvipng

A DVI-to-PNG translator

tetex

dvips

convert a TeX DVI file to PostScript

tetex-dvips

dvired

print dvi-files

tetex-dvips

dvitomp

convert a TeX DVI file to a MetaPost MPXFILE

tetex

dvitype

translate a dvi file for humans

tetex


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