Freeware and Shareware Software
This page links to software of general rather than statistical interest. For public
domain statistics software see Free Statistical Packages
- Softseek. An excellent directory of free,
shareware and commercial software. Better now that windows95.com. ZDNet.
- LearnKey. Software archives, discussion groups
and training for for Windows 95 and Windows NT.
- 32bit - ServerFiles.com. Server
software directory for Network administrators & IT professionals.
- Simtelnet. Public domain software for
Windows, Mac and MS-DOS.
- Garbo. A shareware program
distribution library, by Timo Salmi and others at the University of Vaasa, Finland. The
Garbo archive has an extensive collection of programs and utilities for MS-DOS. Smaller
collections exist for Windows, Macintosh, Unix, X11, NeXT, Sinclair QL and
- TuCows. Excellent annotated collection of
winsock, internet and related software.
- Stroud's Consummate Winsock Applications.
Internet software including file listings, ratings and for Windows 3.x/95/NT applications.
- CVS. Home of the GNU Concurrent Versions System (CVS) project for managing mult-programmer software projects.
- Cygwin. Unix tools and Unix look and feel
for Windows. Recommended.
- QPC Software. Developers of the
popular QVT/Net telnet, ftp, mail and news utilities for Windows and MS-DOS.
- VNC. A remote
display system which gives a similar effect to running an X windows server
from your PC or Macintosh.
- WinCVS. A Windows-based GUI front-end
for a CVS server.
See also Publishing Mathematics on the Web for converting TeX
documents to Web browsable forms.
- fpTeX. A port of the Unix-based teTeX to
32-bit Windows. Fabrice Popineau.
The central archive of EmTeX, a public domain implementation of TeX and LaTeX for MS-DOS,
Windows and OS/2.
- EMTEXGI. A
graphical interface for EmTeX under Windows. I haven't used this, but have heard good
reports. Allin Cottrell, Wake Forest University.
- MiKTeX. A native implementation of TeX
for Windows 95 and Windows NT. Recommended. Christian Schenk.
- Textures. TeX for the Macintosh.