Packages — X (Page 2 of 2)

xfwm4 4.12.0 — Xfce window manager

Window manager for Xfce, it handles the placement of windows on the screen.

xgamma 1.0.6 — Alter a monitor's gamma correction

XGamma is used to query and alter the gamma correction of a monitor via the X video mode extension.

xhost 1.0.7 — Xorg server access control utility

XHost is used to manage the list of host names or user names allowed to make connections to the X server.

xineramaproto 1.2.1 — Xorg XineramaProto protocol headers

Xinerama Extension allows clients to query information about multiple physical screens controlled by a single X server that appear as a single screen to core X11 protocol operations.

This extension provides a common network protocol for querying information which may be provided by different underlying screen combination technologies in the X server, such as the original Xinerama multiplexer, or alternative implementations like XRandR or TwinView.

xinetd 2.3.15 — Internet services daemon

xinetd, a more secure replacement for inetd, listens for incoming requests over a network and launches the appropriate service for that request. Requests are made using port numbers as identifiers and xinetd usually launches another daemon to handle the request. It can be used to start services with both privileged and non-privileged port numbers.

xinit 1.3.4 — Commands to start the X Window server

The xinit program is used to start the X Window System server and a first client program on systems that are not using a display manager such as xdm. This package also provides the 'startx' command, which provides a user-friendly mechanism to start the X server.

xinput 1.6.2 — Configure input devices for X server

XInput is used to configure and test XInput devices.

xjackfreak 1.0 — JACK audio frequency analyzer and display

XJackFreak is an audio analysis and equalizing tool for the Jack Audio Connection Kit. It can display the FFT of any input, modify it and output the result.

xkbcomp 1.4.0 — Compile XKB keyboard description

xkbcomp keymap compiler converts a description of an XKB keymap into one of several output formats. The most common use for xkbcomp is to create a compiled keymap file (.xkm extension) which can be read directly by XKB- capable X servers or utilities.

X Keyboard (XKB) Extension essentially replaces the core protocol definition of keyboard. The extension makes possible to clearly and explicitly specify most aspects of keyboard behaviour on per-key basis and to more closely track the logical and physical state of the keyboard. It also includes a number of keyboard controls designed to make keyboards more accessible to people with physical impairments.

xkbevd 1.1.4 — XKB event daemon demo

XKB event daemon listens for the specified XKB events and executes requested commands if they occur.

xkbutils 1.0.4 — XKB utilities

XKBUtils is a collection of small utilities for X Keyboard (XKB) extension to the X11 protocol. It includes:

- xkbbell: generate XKB bell events;

- xkbvleds: display the state of LEDs on an XKB keyboard in a window;

- xkbwatch: reports changes in the XKB keyboard state.

xkeyboard-config 2.21 — Xorg XKB configuration files

xkeyboard-config provides a database for X Keyboard (XKB) Extension. There are five components that define a complete keyboard mapping: symbols, geometry, keycodes, compat, and types; these five components can be combined together using the 'rules' component of this database.

xkill 1.0.4 — Kill a client by its X resource

XKill is used to force the X server to close connections to clients. This program is very dangerous, but is useful for aborting programs that have displayed undesired windows on a user's screen.

xlockmore 5.55 — Screen locker for the X Window System

XLockMore is a classic screen locker and screen saver for the X Window System.

xlsatoms 1.1.2 — List interned X server atoms

XLsAtoms is used to list the interned atoms defined on X server.

xlsclients 1.1.3 — List client applications running on a display

XLsClients is used to list information about the client programs running on X server.

xlsfonts 1.0.5 — List fonts available from an X server

xlsfonts lists fonts available from an X server via the X11 core protocol.

xlsx2csv 0.7.2 — XLSX to CSV converter

Xlsx2csv is a program to convert Microsoft Excel 2007 XML (XLSX and XLSM) format spreadsheets into plaintext comma separated values (CSV) files. It is designed to be fast and to handle large input files.

xmag 1.0.6 — Display or capture a magnified part of a X11 screen

Xmag displays and captures a magnified snapshot of a portion of an X11 screen.

xmessage 1.0.4 — Displays a message or query in a window

Xmessage displays a message or query in a window. The user can click on a button to dismiss it or can select one of several buttons to answer a question. Xmessage can also exit after a specified time.

xmlsec 1.2.20 — XML Security Library

The XML Security Library is a C library based on Libxml2. It supports XML security standards such as XML Signature, XML Encryption, Canonical XML (part of Libxml2) and Exclusive Canonical XML (part of Libxml2).

xmlstarlet 1.6.1 — Command line XML toolkit

XMLStarlet is a set of command line utilities which can be used to transform, query, validate, and edit XML documents. XPath is used to match and extract data, and elements can be added, deleted or modified using XSLT and EXSLT.

xmlto 0.0.28 — Front-end to an XSL toolchain

Xmlto is a front-end to an XSL toolchain. It chooses an appropriate stylesheet for the conversion you want and applies it using an external XSL-T processor. It also performs any necessary post-processing.

xmobar 0.24.5 — Minimalistic text based status bar

xmobar is a lightweight, text-based, status bar written in Haskell. It was originally designed to be used together with Xmonad, but it is also usable with any other window manager. While xmobar is written in Haskell, no knowledge of the language is required to install and use it.

xmodmap 1.0.9 — Modify keymaps and button mappings on X server

Xmodmap is used to display and edit the keyboard modifier map and keymap table that are used by client programs running on X server to convert event keycodes into keysyms. It is usually run from the user's session startup script to configure the keyboard according to personal tastes.

xmonad 0.13 — Tiling window manager

Xmonad is a tiling window manager for X. Windows are arranged automatically to tile the screen without gaps or overlap, maximising screen use. All features of the window manager are accessible from the keyboard: a mouse is strictly optional. Xmonad is written and extensible in Haskell. Custom layout algorithms, and other extensions, may be written by the user in config files. Layouts are applied dynamically, and different layouts may be used on each workspace. Xinerama is fully supported, allowing windows to be tiled on several screens.

xmp 4.1.0 — Extended module player

Xmp is a portable module player that plays over 90 mainstream and obscure module formats, including Protracker MOD, Fasttracker II XM, Scream Tracker 3 S3M and Impulse Tracker IT files.

xnee 3.19 — Record, replay and distribute user actions under X11

This is a GNU package.

GNU Xnee is a program that can record, replay and distribute user actions in X11. It can be used to automate user interactions for testing or demonstration purposes.

xonsh 0.5.12 — Python-ish shell

Xonsh is a Python-ish, BASHwards-looking shell language and command prompt. The language is a superset of Python 3.4+ with additional shell primitives that you are used to from Bash and IPython. It works on all major systems including Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows. Xonsh is meant for the daily use of experts and novices alike.

xorg-rgb 1.0.6 — X color name database

This package provides the X color name database.

xorg-server 1.19.5 — Xorg implementation of the X Window System

This package provides the Xorg X server itself. The X server accepts requests from client programs to create windows, which are (normally rectangular) 'virtual screens' that the client program can draw into.

Windows are then composed on the actual screen by the X server (or by a separate composite manager) as directed by the window manager, which usually communicates with the user via graphical controls such as buttons and draggable titlebars and borders.

xorg-server-xwayland 1.19.5 — Xorg server with wayland backend

This package provides the Xorg X server itself. The X server accepts requests from client programs to create windows, which are (normally rectangular) 'virtual screens' that the client program can draw into.

Windows are then composed on the actual screen by the X server (or by a separate composite manager) as directed by the window manager, which usually communicates with the user via graphical controls such as buttons and draggable titlebars and borders.

xorg-sgml-doctools 1.11 — Xorg SGML documentation tools

This package provides a common set of SGML entities and XML/CSS style sheets used in building/formatting the documentation provided in other Xorg packages. It's typically only needed by people building from source who want to produce formatted documentation from their builds, or those who have installed the HTML version of the documentation, which refers to the included common xorg.css stylesheet.

xorriso 1.4.8 — Create, manipulate, burn ISO-9660 file systems

This is a GNU package.

GNU Xorriso is a tool for copying files to and from ISO 9660 Rock Ridge, a.k.a. Compact Disc File System, file systems and it allows session-wise manipulation of them. It features a formatter and burner for CD, DVD and BD. It can operate on existing ISO images or it can create new ones. xorriso can then be used to copy files directly into or out of ISO files.

xosd 2.2.14 — X On Screen Display

XOSD provides a C library and a simple utility (osd_cat) for displaying transparent text on your screen.

xournal 0.4.8 — Notetaking using a stylus

Xournal is an application for notetaking, sketching, keeping a journal using a stylus.

xpad 4.8.0 — Virtual sticky note

Xpad is a sticky note that strives to be simple, fault tolerant, and customizable. Xpad consists of independent pad windows, each is basically a text box in which notes can be written.

xpdf 3.04 — Viewer for PDF files based on the Motif toolkit

Xpdf is a viewer for Portable Document Format (PDF) files.

xpr 1.0.4 — Print an X window dump from xwd

XPr takes as input a window dump file produced by xwd and formats it for output on various types of printers.

xpra 2.2 — Remote access to individual applications or full desktops

Xpra is a persistent remote display server and client for forwarding applications and desktop screens. It gives you remote access to individual applications or full desktops. On X11, it is also known as ``screen for X11'': it allows you to run programs, usually on a remote host, direct their display to your local machine, and then to disconnect from these programs and reconnect from the same or another machine, without losing any state. It can also be used to forward full desktops from X11 servers, Windows, or macOS.

xprop 1.2.2 — Display X server properties

xprop is used to display and/or set window and font properties of an X server.

xproto 7.0.31 — Xorg X11Proto protocol headers

XProto provides the headers and specification documents defining the X Window System Core Protocol, Version 11.

It also includes a number of headers that aren't purely protocol related, but are depended upon by many other X Window System packages to provide common definitions and porting layer.

xrandr 1.5.0 — Command line interface to X RandR extension

xrandr - primitive command line interface to X11 Resize, Rotate, and Reflect (RandR) extension.

xrdb 1.1.0 — X server resource database utility

XRDB is used to get or set the contents of the RESOURCE_MANAGER property on the root window of screen 0, or the SCREEN_RESOURCES property on the root window of any or all screens, or everything combined. You would normally run this program from your X startup file.

xrefresh 1.0.5 — Refresh all or part of an X screen

Xrefresh is a simple X program that causes all or part of your screen to be repainted. This is useful when system messages have messed up your screen.

xscreensaver 5.37 — Classic screen saver suite supporting screen locking

xscreensaver is a popular screen saver collection with many entertaining demos. It also acts as a nice screen locker.

xsel 1.2.0 — Manipulate X selection

XSel is a command-line program for getting and setting the contents of the X selection. Normally this is only accessible by manually highlighting information and pasting it with the middle mouse button.

XSel reads from standard input and writes to standard output by default, but can also follow a growing file, display contents, delete entries and more.

xsensors 0.70 — Hardware health information viewer

Xsensors reads data from the libsensors library regarding hardware health such as temperature, voltage and fan speed and displays the information in a digital read-out.

xset 1.2.3 — User preference utility for X server

XSet is used to set various user preference options of the display.

xsetroot 1.1.1 — Root window parameter setting utility for X server

XSetRoot allows you to tailor the appearance of the root window on a display running X server.

xshogi 1.4.2 — User interface for gnushogi

This is a GNU package.

A graphical user interface for the package gnushogi.

xterm 330 — Terminal emulator for the X Window System

The xterm program is a terminal emulator for the X Window System. It provides DEC VT102/VT220 (VTxxx) and Tektronix 4014 compatible terminals for programs that cannot use the window system directly.

xtrans 1.3.5 — Xorg Network Transport layer library

Xtrans is a library of code that is shared among various X packages to handle network protocol transport in a modular fashion, allowing a single place to add new transport types. It is used by the X server, libX11, libICE, the X font server, and related components.

xvid 1.3.4 — MPEG-4 Part 2 Advanced Simple Profile video codec

Xvid is an MPEG-4 Part 2 Advanced Simple Profile (ASP) video codec library. It uses ASP features such as b-frames, global and quarter pixel motion compensation, lumi masking, trellis quantization, and H.263, MPEG and custom quantization matrices.

xvinfo 1.1.3 — Print out X-Video extension adaptor information

XVInfo is used to print out the capabilities of any video adaptors associated with the display that are accessible through the X-Video extension.

xwd 1.0.6 — Dump current contents of X window or screen to file

Xwd is used to store window images in a specially formatted dump file. This file can then be read by various other X utilities for redisplay, printing, editing, formatting, archiving, image processing, etc. The target window is selected by clicking the pointer in the desired window. The keyboard bell is rung once at the beginning of the dump and twice whenthe dump is completed.

xwininfo 1.1.3 — Window information utility for X server

XWinInfo is used to print out information about windows on an X server. Various information is displayed depending on which options are selected.

xwud 1.0.4 — Display an X window dump from xwd

Xwud is used to display in a window an image saved in a specially formatted dump file, such as produced by xwd.

xxd 8.0.1300 — Hexdump utility from vim

This package provides the Hexdump utility xxd that comes with the editor vim.

xyce-parallel 6.7 — High-performance analog circuit simulator

Xyce is a SPICE-compatible, high-performance analog circuit simulator, capable of solving extremely large circuit problems by supporting large-scale parallel computing platforms. It also supports serial execution.

xyce-serial 6.7 — High-performance analog circuit simulator

Xyce is a SPICE-compatible, high-performance analog circuit simulator, capable of solving extremely large circuit problems by supporting large-scale parallel computing platforms. It also supports serial execution.

xz 5.2.2 — General-purpose data compression

XZ Utils is free general-purpose data compression software with high compression ratio. XZ Utils were written for POSIX-like systems, but also work on some not-so-POSIX systems. XZ Utils are the successor to LZMA Utils.

The core of the XZ Utils compression code is based on LZMA SDK, but it has been modified quite a lot to be suitable for XZ Utils. The primary compression algorithm is currently LZMA2, which is used inside the .xz container format. With typical files, XZ Utils create 30 % smaller output than gzip and 15 % smaller output than bzip2.