A simple, easy to use list of open source software for mac

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    yippy

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    That is awesome, thanks for the list, will definatly come in handy.
     
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    Agreed. Some of these are the hallmarks of open-source, and are pretty obvious additions to the list (eg Firefox), and others are a bit less heard-of. Definately worth looking at.
     
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    Seasought

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    Nice

    Very helpful, especially for those of us making the switch from other platforms.
     
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    winmacguy

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    Juice was previously called iPodder until Apple legal intervened:rolleyes:
     
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    Awesome list *bookmarked* I will definitely have to come back and download a few when I have more time. Of course, I've already discovered the wonders of Cyberduck, Adium, VLC, etc.
     
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    Nice one!

    Now, how to remember that the next time a newbie asks for a complete list...? :p ;)
     
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    Very nice list. Of course now that I use iTunes exclusively for podcasts I don't know whether or not I should hang on to iPodder, err I mean Juice :rolleyes:
     
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    Now that free software is becoming pupular among Mac users, I hope Free OpenSource Software users will join FreeSMUG (Free Software Mac User Group), the first online MUG devoted to FOSS till 1.05.2004.
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    robbieduncan

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    That's hardly a complete list! I mean none of my apps are on it for a start :p
     
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    Nice list, thanks for posting. I bookmarked it already as a few friends are switching and I'm confident such a resource will come in handy :)
     
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    Mitthrawnuruodo

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    Shhh.... newbies won't know...

    :D

    And I know it's just freeware on the list... and not even close to complete at that... but it's a start... ;)

    If you bug the author, I'm sure he'll add your stuff, too... ;)
     
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    Platform

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    Nice list....thanks;)
     
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    Yeah, that list is quite impressive. :eek:
     
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    Lacero

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    iEatBrainz looks useful. This is something I was looking for.
     

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