Java: java packages

Which Java package do I need? Software Developers: JDK (Java Development Kit). For Java Developers. Includes a complete JRE plus tools for developing, debugging, and monitoring Java applications Administrators running applications on a server: Server JRE (Server Java Runtime Environment) For deploying Java applications on servers. Includes tools for JVM monitoring and tools commonly required
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Calligra Suite

The Calligra project, being part of the KDE community, is dedicated to producing Free Software. Therefore you can download and install Calligra Suite in most cases free of charge. While the Calligra project only provides source code, it is easily installable through the package manager of many linux distributions, FreeBSD. There is also preliminary support
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Virtualbox: access a folder on the host machine

Share a folder from the actual host machine (from the OS, not through the vbox shared folders) Use NAT for your guest’s network settings From Mac OS X, Open “Finder” (looks like a square face, usually on the bottom-left) From the top menu, navigate to Go->Connect to Server For “Server Address” enter smb://10.0.2.2 Click “Connect”
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Cameyo: application virtualization

Cameyo is a free application virtualization product. It combines best-of-breed application virtualization technology with simplicity. Application virtualization technology packages entire applications into a single standalone executable, eliminating the need to install.