The dev-util category contains various miscellaneous development utilities.

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a8 An ultra-lightweight IDE, that embeds Vim, a terminal emulator, and a file browser
aap Bram Moolenaar's super-make program
abi-compliance-checker A tool for checking backward compatibility of a C/C++ library
ald Assembly Language Debugger - a tool for debugging executable programs at the assembly level
alleyoop A Gtk+ front-end to the Valgrind memory checker
amtterm A nice tool to manage amt-enabled machines
android-ndk Open Handset Alliance's Android NDK (Native Dev Kit)
android-sdk-update-manager Open Handset Alliance's Android SDK
android-studio A new Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
android-tools Android platform tools (adb, fastboot, and mkbootimg)
anjuta A versatile IDE for GNOME
antlrworks A novel grammar development environment for ANTLR v3 grammars
apitrace A tool for tracing, analyzing, and debugging graphics APIs
App-SVN-Bisect Binary search through svn revisions
appdata-tools CLI designed to validate AppData descriptions for standards compliance and to the style guide
appinventor MIT App Inventor Setup package
archdiff Utility to view the differences between two source code archives
argouml Modelling tool that helps you do your design using UML
aruba Cucumber steps for driving out command line applications
as11 Motorola's AS11 Assembler for the 68HC11
astyle Artistic Style is a reindenter and reformatter of C++, C and Java source code
atomic-install A library and tool to atomically install sets of files
autodia Parses source code, XML or data and produces an XML document in Dia format
automoc KDE Meta Object Compiler
autoproject Used to start a programming project using autotools and a command line parser generator
babeltrace A command-line tool and library to read and convert trace files
bakefile Native makefiles generator
bam Fast and flexible Lua-based build system
bbe Sed-like editor for binary files
bcpp Indents C/C++ source code
bdelta Binary Delta - Efficient difference algorithm and format
beediff A graphical user interface for comparing and merging files
biew A portable viewer of binary files, hexadecimal and disassembler modes
bin_replace_string A tool to edit C strings in compiled binaries
bitcoin-tx Command-line Bitcoin transaction tool
bless GTK# Hex Editor
bluej An integrated Java environment for introductory teaching
bnfc A compiler front-end generator
boost-build A system for large project software construction, which is simple to use and powerful
bsdiff bsdiff: Binary Differencer using a suffix alg
btyacc Backtracking YACC - modified from Berkeley YACC
build A massively-parallel software build system implemented on top of GNU make
buildbot BuildBot build automation system
buildbot-slave BuildBot Slave Daemon
bumpversion Version-bump your software with a single command
bustle Draw sequence diagrams of D-Bus traffic
byacc the best variant of the Yacc parser generator
catalyst Release metatool used for creating releases based on Gentoo Linux
catfish A frontend for find, (s)locate, doodle, tracker, beagle, strigi and pinot
catkin Cmake macros and associated python code used to build some parts of ROS
ccache fast compiler cache
cccc Source code metrics (line counts, complexity, etc) for Java and C++
ccglue Produce cross-reference files from cscope and ctags for use with app-vim/cctree
ccmalloc A easy-to-use memory debugging library
cdecl Turn English phrases to C or C++ declarations
cdiff Colored, side-by-side diff terminal viewer
cflow C function call hierarchy analyzer
cgdb A curses front-end for GDB, the GNU debugger
cgvg A tiny version of cscope that is much more useful in certian instances
checkbashisms Perl script to check for commonly used bash features not defined by POSIX
checkstyle A development tool to help programmers write Java code that adheres to a coding standard
cligh Command-line interface to GitHub
cloc Count Lines of Code
cmake Cross platform Make
cmake-fedora cmake modules that provides helper macros and targets for linux, especially fedora developers
cmdtest black box tests Unix command line tools
cmocka A unit testing framework for C
cmt Cross platform configuration management environment
coccigrep A semantic grep for the C language
coccinelle Program matching and transformation engine
cocom Toolset to help create compilers, cross-compilers, interpreters, and other language processors
codeblocks The open source, cross platform, free C++ IDE
colm COmputer Language Manipulation
colorgcc Perl script to colorise the gcc output.
comparator ESR's utility for making fast comparisons among large source trees
complexity a tool designed for analyzing the complexity of C program functions
confix Confix: A Build Tool on Top of GNU Automake
confix-wrapper Wrapper to select either or
cppcheck static analyzer of C/C++ code
cppi a cpp directive indenter
cpptest Simple but powerful unit testing framework for C++
cppunit C++ port of the famous JUnit framework for unit testing
cpputest unit testing and mocking framework for C/C++
cproto Generate C function prototypes from C source code
cpuinfo-collection huge collection of /proc/cpuinfo files
crash Red Hat crash utility. Used for analyzing kernel core dumps
creduce C-Reduce - a plugin-based C program reducer
crow-designer GTK+ GUI building tool
cscope Interactively examine a C program
csup A rewrite of CVSup
ctags Exuberant Ctags creates tags files for code browsing in editors
cucumber Executable feature scenarios
cucumber-core Executable feature scenarios
cucumber-rails Executable feature scenarios for Rails
cunit CUnit - C Unit Test Framework
cutils C language utilities
cwdiff A script that wraps wdiff to support directories and colorize the output
cyclo Computes cyclomatic complexity metrics on C source code.
d-feet D-Feet is a powerful D-Bus debugger
dbus-test-runner Run executables under a new DBus session for testing
ddd Graphical front-end for command-line debuggers
debhelper Collection of programs that can be used to automate common tasks in debian/rules
debootstrap Debian/Ubuntu bootstrap scripts
debugedit standalone debugedit taken from rpm
dejagnu framework for testing other programs
desktop-file-utils Command line utilities to work with desktop menu entries
deskzilla A desktop client for Mozilla's Bugzilla bug tracking system
devhelp An API documentation browser for GNOME
dialog tool to display dialog boxes from a shell
diffball Delta compression suite for using/generating binary patches
difffilter Filter files out of unified diffs using POSIX extended regular expressions
diffstat Display a histogram of diff changes
diffuse A graphical tool to compare and merge text files
dirdiff A tool for differing and merging directories
dissembler polymorphs bytecode to a printable ASCII string
dmake Improved make
dogtail GUI test tool and automation framework using accessibility framework
dropwatch A utility to interface to the kernel to monitor for dropped network packets
duma DUMA (Detect Unintended Memory Access) is a memory debugging library
dwarves pahole (Poke-a-Hole) and other DWARF2 utilities
dwdiff A front-end for the diff program that operates at the word level instead of the line level
eclipse-sdk Eclipse SDK
eggy An IDE/editor for several programming languages, including Python, Java, C, Perl and others
egypt devilishly simple tool for creating call graphs of C programs
elfkickers collection of programs to manipulate ELF files: sstrip, rebind, elfls, elftoc
emilpro a graphical disassembler for a large number of instruction sets
eric A full featured Python IDE using PyQt4 and QScintilla
exmap A memory analysis kernel module with userland tool
fatrace report file access events from all running processes
febootstrap Fedora bootstrap scripts
fhist File history and comparison tools
filepp a generic file preprocessor with a CPP-like syntax
findbugs Find Bugs in Java Programs
fix-la-relink-command Helps prevent .la files from relinking to libraries outside a build tree
flawfinder Examines C/C++ source code for security flaws
ftjam Jam is a powerful alternative to make. FTJam is a 100% compatible enhanced Jam implementation
ftnchek Static analyzer a la 'lint' for Fortran 77
fuzz Stress-tests programs by giving them random input
gdbus-codegen GDBus code and documentation generator
geany GTK+ based fast and lightweight IDE
geany-plugins A collection of different plugins for Geany
gengetopt A tool to write command line option parsing code for C programs
ghh a tool to track the history and make backups of your home directory
glade A user interface designer for GTK+ and GNOME
global GNU Global is a tag system to find the locations of a specified object in various sources
gnome-devel-docs Documentation for developing for the GNOME desktop environment
gob Preprocessor for making GTK+ objects with inline C code
google-perftools Fast, multi-threaded malloc() and nifty performance analysis tools
gource A software version control visualization tool
gperf A perfect hash function generator
gprof2dot Converts profiling output to dot graphs
gquilt A Python/GTK wrapper for quilt
gtk-builder-convert Converts Glade files to GtkBuilder XML format
gtk-doc GTK+ Documentation Generator
gtk-doc-am Automake files from gtk-doc
gtk-update-icon-cache GTK update icon cache
heaptrack A fast heap memory profiler
howdoi A code search tool
httpup synchronisation tool for http file repositories
huc HTML umlaut conversion tool
hxd Binary to hexadecimal converter
hxtools A collection of tools and scripts
icemon Icemon is a KDE monitor program for use with Icecream compile clusters
icmake Hybrid between a make utility and a shell scripting language
idea-ultimate A complete toolset for web, mobile and enterprise development
idutils Fast, high-capacity, identifier database tool
igprof Ignominous Profiler for analysing application memory and performance characteristics
imediff2 An interactive, user friendly 2-way merge tool in text mode
include-what-you-use find unused include directives in C/C++ programs
indent Indent program source files
injectso Inject shared libraries into running processes under Solaris and Linux
insight A graphical interface to the GNU debugger
intel-ocl-sdk Intel's implementation of the OpenCL standard
intel2gas Converts assembler source from Intel (NASM), to AT&T (gas)
intltool Internationalization Tool Collection
its4 ITS4: Software Security Tool
itstool Translation tool for XML documents that uses gettext files and ITS rules
jarwizard Takes the hassle out of creating executable JAR files for your Java programs
jay A LALR(1) parser generator: Berkeley yacc retargeted to C# and Java
jconfig jConfig is an extremely helpful utility, providing a simple API for the management of properties
jenkins-bin Extensible continuous integration server
jif JIF is an IDE for the creation of text adventures based on Graham Nelson's Inform standard
kbuild A makefile framework for writing simple makefiles for complex tasks
kdbg A graphical debugger interface
kdevelop Integrated Development Environment, supporting KDE/Qt, C/C++ and much more
kdevelop-pg-qt A LL(1) parser generator used mainly by KDevelop language plugins
kdevelop-php PHP plugin for KDevelop 4
kdevelop-php-docs PHP documentation plugin for KDevelop 4
kdevelop-python Python plugin for KDevelop 4
kdevelop-qmake qmake plugin for KDevelop 4
kdevelop-qmljs QML and javascript plugin for KDevelop 4
kdevplatform KDE development support libraries and apps
kdoc C++ and IDL Source Documentation System
kelbt A backtracking LR parser by the author of Ragel
ketchup tool for updating or switching between versions of the Linux kernel source
kscope Source Editing Environment based on Qt
kup uploader tool
lcov A graphical front-end for GCC's coverage testing tool gcov
leaktracer trace and analyze memory leaks in C++ programs
linklint A Perl program that checks links on web sites
lockrun Lockrun - runs cronjobs with overrun protection
lsuio list available userspace I/O (UIO) devices
ltrace trace library calls made at runtime
lttng-modules LTTng Kernel Tracer Modules
lttng-tools Linux Trace Toolkit - next generation
lttng-ust Linux Trace Toolkit - UST library
makeheaders simple utility that will automatically generate header files
makepp GNU make replacement
mdds A collection of multi-dimensional data structure and indexing algorithm
meld A graphical diff and merge tool
memprof Profiling and leak detection tool
metro release metatool used for creating Gentoo and Funtoo releases
min-cscope Interactively examine a C program
mingw-runtime Free Win32 runtime and import library definitions
mingw64-runtime Free Win64 runtime and import library definitions
mock create chroots and build packages in them for Fedora and RedHat
molecule Meta package for dev-util/molecule-core and dev-util/molecule-plugins
molecule-core Sabayon distro-agnostic images build tool
molecule-plugins A set fo base plugins for Molecule
monkeystudio A cross platform Qt 4 IDE
mono-debugger Debugger for .NET managed and unmanaged applications
monodevelop Integrated Development Environment for .NET
monodevelop-database Database Browser Extension for MonoDevelop
monodevelop-debugger-gdb GDB Extension for MonoDevelop
mpatch Patch-like tool for applying diffs which can resolve common causes of patch rejects
mutrace A mutex tracer/profiler
nemiver A gtkmm front end to the GNU Debugger (gdb)
netbeans Netbeans IDE
ninja A small build system similar to make
ninja-ide Ninja-IDE Is Not Just Another IDE
nsis Nullsoft Scriptable Install System
nvidia-cuda-sdk NVIDIA CUDA Software Development Kit
nvidia-cuda-toolkit NVIDIA CUDA Toolkit (compiler and friends)
objconv object code file converted (COFF, ELF, OMF, MACHO)
obs-service-cpanspec Open Build Service client module - cpanspec service
obs-service-download_files Open Build Service client module - download_files service
obs-service-download_src_package Open Build Service client module - download_src_package service
obs-service-download_url Open Build Service client module - download_url service
obs-service-extract_file Open Build Service client module - extract_file service
obs-service-format_spec_file Open Build Service client module - format_spec_file service
obs-service-generator_driver_update_disk Open Build Service client module - generator_driver_update_disk service
obs-service-git_tarballs Open Build Service client module - git_tarballs service
obs-service-github_tarballs Open Build Service client module - github_tarballs service
obs-service-meta Metapackage to pull all open build service services
obs-service-rearchive Open Build Service client module - rearchive service
obs-service-recompress Open Build Service client module - recompress service
obs-service-set_version Open Build Service client module - set_version service
obs-service-source_validator Open Build Service client module - source_validator service
obs-service-tar_scm Open Build Service client module - tar_scm service
obs-service-update_source Open Build Service client module - update_source service
obs-service-verify_file Open Build Service client module - verify_file service
omake Make replacement
open-vcdiff An encoder/decoder for the VCDIFF (RFC3284) format
oprofile A transparent low-overhead system-wide profiler
Orange Open source data visualization and analysis for novice and experts.
osc Command line tool for Open Build Service
osdt tools for Open Source software distribution
par par manipulates PalmOS database files
patchelf Small utility to modify the dynamic linker and RPATH of ELF executables
patchutils A collection of tools that operate on patch files
peg Recursive-descent parser generators for C
perf Userland tools for Linux Performance Counters
pida Gtk and/or Vim-based Python Integrated Development Application
piklab IDE for applications based on PIC and dsPIC microcontrollers
pkgcheck pkgcore-based QA utility
pkgconf pkg-config compatible replacement with no dependencies other than ANSI C89
pkgconfig Package config system that manages compile/link flags
pkgconfig-openbsd A perl based version of pkg-config from OpenBSD
plan9port Port of many Plan 9 programs and libraries
pmd A Java source code analyzer
pmk Aims to be an alternative to GNU autoconf
premake A makefile generation tool
pretrace start dynamically linked applications under debugging environment
pscan A limited problem scanner for C source files
pycharm-community Intelligent Python IDE with unique code assistance and analysis
pycharm-professional Intelligent Python IDE with unique code assistance and analysis
qbs Qt Build Suite
qdevelop A development environment entirely dedicated to Qt4
qfsm A graphical tool for designing finite state machines
qmtest CodeSourcery's test harness system
qstlink2 GUI and CLI ST-Link V2(Debugger/Programmer) client
quilt quilt patch manager
radare2 Advanced command line hexadecimal editor and more
ragel Compiles finite state machines from regular languages into executable code
rats RATS - Rough Auditing Tool for Security
rbtools Command line tools for use with Review Board
re2c tool for generating C-based recognizers from regular expressions
rebar A sophisticated build-tool for Erlang projects that follows OTP principles
rec Reverse Engineering Compiler
redet A regular expression development and execution tool
regexxer An interactive tool for performing search and replace operations
rej A utility for solving diff/patch rejects
reswrap Utility to wrap icon resources into C++ code, from the FOX Toolkit
reviewboard A web-based code review tool that offers developers an easy way to handle code reviews
rootstrap A tool for building complete Linux filesystem images
rosdep Command-line tool for installing ROS system dependencies
rosinstall Command-line tools for maintaining a workspace of projects for ROS
rosinstall_generator Generates rosinstall files containing information about repositories with ROS packages/stacks
rpmdevtools Collection of rpm packaging related utilities
sasm Simple crossplatform IDE for NASM assembly language
scala-ide The Scala IDE
scanmem Locate and modify variables in executing processes
schroot Utility to execute commands in a chroot environment
scons Extensible Python-based build utility
sel A filemanager for shell scripts
setconf A small python based utility used to change configuration files
sgb Stanford GraphBase
shc A (shell-) script compiler/scrambler
shellcheck Shell script analysis tool
shelltestrunner A tool for testing command-line programs
shflags Command-line flags module for Unix shell scripts
shtool A compilation of small but very stable and portable shell scripts into a single shell tool
shunit2 Unit-test framework for Bourne-based shell scripts
skelgen A Skeleton Source File Generator
skipfish A fully automated, active web application security reconnaissance tool
smem A tool to parse smaps statistics
source-highlight Generate highlighted source code as an (x)html document
spec-cleaner SUSE spec file cleaner and formatter
splint Check C programs for vulnerabilities and programming mistakes
squashdelta Efficient (partially uncompressed) SquashFS binary delta tool
squashmerge dev-util/squashdelta delta merge tool
strace A useful diagnostic, instructional, and debugging tool
stressapptest Stressful Application Test
stubgen a member function stub generator for C++
suse-build Script to build SUSE Linux RPMs
synopsis General source code documentation tool
sysdig A system exploration and troubleshooting tool
sysprof System-wide Linux Profiler
systemtap A linux trace/probe tool
tailor A tool to migrate changesets between version control systems
ticpp A completely new interface to TinyXML that uses MANY of the C++ strengths
tinlink a tool to create very small elf binary from pure binary files
tkdiff Graphical front end to the diff program
tmake A Cross platform Makefile tool
trace-cmd User-space front-end for Ftrace
treecc compiler-compiler tool for aspect-oriented programming
trinity A Linux system call fuzz tester
txt2regex A Regular Expression wizard that converts human sentences to regexs
umockdev Mock hardware devices for creating unit tests
uncrustify C/C++/C#/D/Java/Pawn code indenter and beautifier
unifdef remove #ifdef'ed lines from a file while otherwise leaving the file alone
universalindentgui Cross platform GUI for several code formatters, beautifiers and indenters
usb-robot USB Reverse engineering tools
valgrind An open-source memory debugger for GNU/Linux
valkyrie Graphical front-end to the Valgrind suite of tools
vbindiff Visual binary diff utility
vdkbuilder The Visual Development Kit used for VDK Builder
visual-regexp Type the regexp and visualize it on a sample of your choice
visualvm Integrates commandline JDK tools and profiling capabilites
vmtouch Virtual Memory Toucher, portable file system cache diagnostics and control
w32api Free Win32 runtime and import library definitions
watchr Modern continuous testing (flexible alternative to Autotest)
webcpp converts source code into HTML using a customizable syntax highlight engine and colour schemes
weblint syntax and minimal style checker for HTML by Neil Bowers
webstorm JavaScript IDE for complex client-side development and server-side development with Node.js
weka A Java data mining package
wiggle program for applying patches that patch cannot apply because of conflicting changes
wstool Commands to manage several local SCM repositories for ROS
wxglade Glade-like GUI designer which can generate Python, Perl, C++ or XRC code
xdelta a binary diff and differential compression tools. VCDIFF (RFC 3284) delta compression
xesam-tools Development tools and examples for the Xesam desktop search API
xfce4-dev-tools A set of scripts and m4/autoconf macros that ease build system maintenance
xmlindent XML Indent is an XML stream reformatter written in ANSI C, analogous to GNU indent
xxdi Simple alternative to vim's 'xxd -i' mode
xxdiff A graphical file and directories comparator and merge tool
yacc Yacc: Yet Another Compiler-Compiler


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