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In additional to hosting web pages, Rowdy provides several applications for learning purposes.

PHP Scripting Language

COMMAND: php
MAN PAGE: man php
HELP DOCUMENTATION: php --help
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://www.php.net/

Perl Scripting Language

COMMAND: perl
MAN PAGE: man perl
HELP DOCUMENTATION: perl --help
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://www.perl.org/

GNU Project C and C++ Compiler

COMMAND: gcc
MAN PAGE: man gcc
HELP DOCUMENTATION: gcc --help
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/

GNU Fortran 95 Compiler

COMMAND: gfortran
MAN PAGE: man gfortran
HELP DOCUMENTATION: gfortran --help
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://gcc.gnu.org/fortran/
http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/

GNU Ada 95 Compiler

COMMAND: gnat
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/
http://gcc.gnu.org/software/gnat/

Java 1.5.0

COMMAND (to compile): javac
COMMAND (to execute): java
MAN PAGE: man java
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://java.sun.com
http://www.java.com

Oracle 11G Database

 

Creating an account on the database

COMMAND: addoracle

When you enter the command addoracle an account on the database will be created for you. Your username will be the same as your rowdy login name and the initial password will be welcome. We strongly recomend that you change this password as soon as possible.

Accessing the database

COMMAND: sqlplus
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://www.oracle.com/database/

Enhanced Pico Clone (Text Editor)

COMMAND: nano
MAN PAGE: man nano
HELP DOCUMENTATION: nano --help
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://www.nano-editor.org

Enhanced VI (Text Editor)

COMMAND: vi OR vim
MAN PAGE: man vi
HELP DOCUMENTATION: vi --help
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://www.vim.org

GNU Project Emacs Editor (Text Editor)

COMMAND:emacs
MAN PAGE: man emacs
HELP DOCUMENTATION: emacs --help
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/