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A "must have" list for the developer

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oh and its by francis gastellu (aka lone/ageis corp)
added on the 2012-07-29 15:09:51 by wysiwtf wysiwtf
Visual Studio 2005
Total Commander
added on the 2012-07-29 15:54:09 by Adok Adok
2005 none the less...
added on the 2012-07-29 16:24:21 by TLM TLM
VS 2005 has served my purposes well so far. I also have VS 2008, but haven't been able to open one of my projects with it. So I stayed with VS 2005.
added on the 2012-07-29 17:30:06 by Adok Adok
this is turning into tucows.

:P haha

Some interresting tools :p
The Amiga perspective:

- ASM Pro 1.1x (pick your favorite)
- CygnusEd 4.2
- PPaint VII
- ArtEffect IV
- PicCon v2.50
- StoneCracker v4.10.3 pro
- Execruncher2 (by Blueberry)
- Diskmasher v1.11
- Player 6.1 replayer & MOD converter

think that's pretty much it
added on the 2012-07-29 18:22:00 by d0DgE d0DgE
...and for the usual Amiga computing:

- MiamiDX TCP/IP stack
- SMBNet
- Samba Server running on the Miggy
- Tango (a Samba GUI)
- YAM Mailer
- DCTelnet
- AmiTradeCenter (FTP tool)
- DosControl v6.0 (the Total Commander of the Miggy)
- AHI Record v1.15a
added on the 2012-07-29 18:38:23 by d0DgE d0DgE
Essential for coding Atari ST on OS X:

- An editor (Eclipse or Xcode will do 68k syntax hi-light per default)
- Hatari emulator

Some non-essential things, but useful:

- Grafx2
- 0xED
- Pathfinder
- Milktytracker
- Audacity
added on the 2012-07-29 19:00:21 by evil evil
HiFi RegExp tool:

"Regular expressions can be a pain. This tool is designed to help developers learn, practice, and compose regular expressions. The HiFi RegExp tool is 100% JavaScript using jQuery. This tool was created by New Media Campaigns, the team behind HiFi, a next-generation CMS for web designers, developers, and agencies. Enjoy!"



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Lokalisation von IP-Adressen:

"Mit diesem IP Lokalisierungstool können Sie IP-Adressen, Webseiten und Hosts lokalisieren. Wir nutzen eine professionelle, genaue IP-Datenbank."

added on the 2012-07-29 22:40:04 by Salinga Salinga
I was trying figure out why no-one had mentioned metapad as a notepad replacement yet & then I remembered this little gem.

Also masm?
added on the 2012-07-29 23:09:59 by ringofyre ringofyre
http://flatassembler.net/ !
added on the 2012-07-30 14:26:21 by xwize xwize
Amiga A1200.
added on the 2012-07-30 14:58:08 by ham ham
this is turning into tucows.

added on the 2012-07-30 17:05:38 by raer raer
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added on the 2012-07-30 17:13:54 by w00t! w00t!
Why fasm over nasm?
added on the 2012-07-31 14:15:52 by ringofyre ringofyre
midnight commander isnt bad but [...]

midnight command is horrible. evilly horrible. However, we have far manager.
added on the 2012-07-31 22:03:37 by blala blala
Flies back to 1994.

* Devpac 2

Bitch, please!
added on the 2012-07-31 22:15:44 by Gmitts Gmitts

"Basically you use it as a tunnel between your client & server. Start tcptrace.exe and up comes a dialog box asking for local port #, destination server, and destination port # (Ignore the logging options for now) Fill these in, click Ok, and wow are you going to have fun."


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added on the 2012-08-03 10:17:24 by Salinga Salinga
Essential for coding Atari ST on Atari ST:

- TurboAsm
- Bugaboo
- Degas Elite
- maxYMiser
- ConvP2C

And in some rare cases, Pure C for test routines or tool development.

added on the 2012-08-03 18:00:12 by Paranoid Paranoid
Command Line SMTP Mailer:

"Bmail is a free but lean command line SMTP mail sender. Don't get fooled into playing $$$ for huge executables. Bmail allows the user to automate the sending of email messages containing log files, data downloads or error messages on Win32 based computers. Together with the freeware utility mpack, you can also send MIME encoded attachments."


Code:Command Line SMTP Emailer V1.07 Copyright(C) 2002-2004 Craig.Peacock@beyondlogic.org Usage: bmail [options] -s SMTP Server Name -p SMTP Port Number (optional, defaults to 25) -t To: Address -f From: Address -b Text Body of Message (optional) -h Generate Headers -a Subject (optional) -m Filename (optional) Use file as Body of Message -c Prefix above file with CR/LF to separate body from header -d Debug (Show all mail server communications)
added on the 2012-08-03 20:34:09 by Salinga Salinga

"A free real-time log file monitoring tool"


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added on the 2012-08-03 20:35:44 by Salinga Salinga

"SyncToy 2.1 is a free application that synchronizes files and folders between locations. Typical uses include sharing files, such as photos, with other computers and creating backup copies of files and folders."


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Disk Wipe:

"Disk Wipe is Free, portable Windows application for permanent volume data destruction. With Disk Wipe you can erase all disk data and prevent recovery of those data. Formatting a hard drive with regular method leaves an open possibility to recover the data back. Many companies and users who just dumped their old hard drives in rubbish had found this the hard way. Disk Wipe solves this problem efficiently, using a powerful algorithms which fill the volume with useless rubbish binary data multiple times. The possibility of recovering information from drive formatted with Disk Wipe is almost non existent."


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added on the 2012-08-03 22:49:49 by Salinga Salinga

"ApacheConf is the shell for configuring Apache web servers. ApacheConf represents all the information from the httpd.conf file, from the included files, from the log files, .htaccess, .htpasswd and .htgroup in the structured view. All of the server's directives are grouped by category and all these groups are represented as a tree. Also all the server logs, .htaccess files, password files of your users, etc. are available only by one mouse click. In this way, you can see the entire structure of the server at once and you can easily manage all of the server's directives as well as the directories and virtual hosts. ApacheConf is a complete "control center" of Apache web server."


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"In Windows, when screen resolution changes, the order of the desktop icons very often gets mixed up. With DeskSave it is quite easy to recover a previously saved icon layout either manually or automatically. Software developers are given the opportunity to test their applications in different screen resolutions without disarranging the desktop icons."


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Bulk Rename Utility:

"Bulk Rename Utility is a free file renaming software for Windows. Bulk Rename Utility allows you to easily rename files and entire folders based upon extremely flexible criteria."


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"Memtest86 is a thorough, stand alone memory test for x86 architecture computers. BIOS based memory tests are a quick, cursory check and often miss many of the failures that are detected by Memtest86."


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added on the 2012-08-03 23:18:17 by Salinga Salinga
Memtest86+ can save many headaches
added on the 2012-08-04 00:10:34 by FreeFull FreeFull
Yea, I know. Saved me some too, some years ago. :)
added on the 2012-08-04 01:00:28 by Salinga Salinga


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