Assorted RPMS for Centos 7

Compiled by Frank Cox


If you are looking for Centos 6 rpms, click here.

I have compiled some rpms on Centos 7 for my own use and I am making them available here for anyone else who may also want them.

I didn't write any of these programs; I just use them.


abook is a text-based addressbook program designed to use with the mutt email client.

Download abook for Centos 7 x86_64

Download abook source rpm

Artistic Style

Artistic Style is a source code indenter, formatter, and beautifier for the C, C++, C# and Java programming languages.

Download astyle for Centos 7 x86_64

Download astyle source rpm


Autossh is a utility to start and monitor an ssh tunnel. If the tunnel dies or stops passing traffic, autossh will automatically restart it.

Download autossh for Centos 7 x86_64

Download autossh source rpm


Battleships is the classic game played against the computer.

Download battleships for Centos 7 x86_64

Download battleships source rpm


Boxes is a text filter which can draw ASCII art boxes around its input text.

Download boxes for Centos 7 x86_64

Download boxes source rpm

BSD Games (description)

BSD Games is a collection of classic text based games distributed with many versions of Unix.

Download bsd-games for Centos 7 x86_64

Download bsd-games source rpm

Bywater BASIC Interpreter (bwBASIC)

The Bywater BASIC Interpreter (bwBASIC) implements a large superset of the ANSI Standard for Minimal BASIC (X3.60-1978) and a significant subset of the ANSI Standard for Full BASIC (X3.113-1987) in C. It also offers shell programming facilities as an extension of BASIC. bwBASIC seeks to be as portable as possible.

Download bwbasic for Centos 7 x86_64

download bwbasic source rpm


Calcurse is a text-based calendar and scheduling application. It helps keep track of events, appointments, and everyday tasks.

Download calcurse for Centos 7 x86_64

Download calcurse source rpm


Email is a program for the Unix environment that sends messages from the commandline. It's the most convenient way I know of to have a program send an email for you, send emails from cron jobs and the like.

Download email for Centos 7 x86_64

Download email source rpm


Converts Microsoft Reader .lit files into an open format.

Download convert-lit for Centos 7 x86_64

Download convert-lit source rpm


cowsay is a configurable talking cow, written in Perl. It operates much as the figlet program does, and it written in the same spirit of silliness. It generates ASCII pictures of a cow with a message. It can also generate pictures of other animals.

This cowsay rpm contains 47 cows and other animals, cowsay-morecows contains 12 more images, and cowsay-beefymiracle contains 1 more cow. Therefore, if you install all of these rpms, you will have a total of 60 different images available.

Download cowsay for Centos 7

Download 12 more cows for Centos 7

Download cowsay-beefymiracle for Centos 7

Download cowsay source rpm

Download cowsay-morecows source rpm

Download cowsay-beefymiracle source rpm

dog - enhanced replacement for cat

dog writes the contents of each given file, URL, or standard input to standard output. It currently supports file, http, and raw URLs. It is designed as a compatible, but enhanced replacement for cat.

Download dog for Centos 7 x86_64

Download dog source rpm


DOSEMU is a PC Emulator that allows Linux to run a DOS operating system in a virtual x86 machine. This allows you to run all kinds of different DOS programs including DPMI applications. Enjoy running your DOS programs forever!

Download dosemu for Centos 7 x86_64

Download dosemu source rpm


Tools for accessing and converting various ebook file formats.

Download ebook-tools for Centos 7 x86_64

Download ebook-tools-libs for Centos 7 x86_64

Download ebook-tools-devel for Centos 7 x86_64

Download ebook-tools source rpm


E-UAE is an Amiga Emulator based on UAE which attempts to bring all the features of WinUAE to non Windows platforms. E-UAE requires libcapsimage, which can be downloaded from this webpage.

Download E-UAE for Centos 7 x86_64

Download E-UAE source rpm


FBReader is an e-book reader that supports several formats including fb2, HTML, CHM, plucker, Palmdoc, zTxt (Weasel), TCR (psion), RTF, OEB, OpenReader, mobipocket, plain text.

Download fbreader for Cento 7 x86_64

Download fbreader-gtk for Centos 7 x86_64

Download fbreader-qt for Centos 7 x86_64

Download fbreader source rpm

FBReader requires the zlibrary cross-platform GUI library

Download zlibrary for Centos 7 x86_64

Download zlibrary-ui-gtk for Centos 7 x86_64

Download zlibrary-ui-qt for Centos 7 x86_64

Download zlibrary-devel for Centos 7 x86_64

The zlibary source is included in the fbreader source rpm.


Frotz is an interpreter for Infocom games and other Z-machine games.

Download frotz for Centos 7 x86_64

Download frotz source rpm


Geany is a GTK2-based programmer's editor.

Download geany for Centos 7 x86_64

Download geany-libgeany for Centos 7 x86_64

Download geany plugins rpms for Centos 7 x86_64 (Contains 41 geany-plugin x86_64 rpms.)

A set of geany syntax highlighting color schemes for Centos 7 x86_64

Download geany-devel for Centos 7 x86_64 (This package contains the header files and pkg-config file needed for building Geany plug-ins. You do not need to install this package to use Geany.)

Download geany source rpm

Download geany plugins source rpm

Download geany themes source rpm


GHex can load raw data from binary files and display them for editing in the traditional hex editor view. The display is split in two columns, with hexadecimal values in one column and the ASCII representation in the other. A useful tool for working with raw data.

Download ghex for Centos 7 x86_64

Download ghex source rpm


Gnome-chess is a chess game which supports several chess engines, with 2D and optionally 3D support if OpenGL is present.

Download gnome-chess for Centos 7 x86_64

Download gnome-chess source rpm


gnome-epub-thumbnailer automatically creates thumbnails for epub and mobi books. Works with both Gnome/Nautilus and Mate/Caja.

Download gnome-epub-thumbnailer for Centos 7 xi6_64

Download gnome-epub-thumbnailer source rpm


Gnome-schedule is a graphical user interface that leverages the power of cron and at to manage your crontab file and provide an easy way to schedule tasks on your computer. It supports recurrent (periodical) tasks and tasks that happen only once in the future.

Download gnome-schedule for Centos 7 x86_64

Download gnome-schedule source rpm


Gnuchess is a chess playing engine. You probably want to install it along with Gnome-chess (above).

Download gnuchess for Centos 7 x86_64

Download gnuchess source rpm


Gtkglext is an OpenGL extension to GTK. It provides the GDK objects which support OpenGL rendering in GTK, and GtkWidget API add-ons to make GTK+ widgets OpenGL-capable.

Download gtkglext-libs for Centos 7 x86_64

Download gtkglext-devel for Centos 7 x86_64

Download gtkglext source rpm


gxmessage is a GTK3 based xmessage clone. It pops up a dialog window, displays a given message or question, then waits for the user's response. That response is returned as the program's exit code. Because gxmessage is a drop-in alternative to xmessage, gxmessage accepts any option xmessage would, and returns the same exit codes.

Download gxmessage for Centos 7 x86_64

Download gxmessage source rpm


Kchmviewer is a free, open-source chm (MS HTML help file format) viewer

Download kchmviewer for Centos 7 x86_64

Download kchmviewer source rpm


LHA is an archiving and compression utility for LHarc/lha/lzh format archives.

Download lha for Centos 7 x86_64

Download lha source rpm


This library provides support for reading IPF files, an Amiga disk image format developed by the Amiga Preservation Society. This library is primarily for UAE/E-UAE Amiga emulators. E-UAE (which can be downloaded from this webpage) requires libcapsimage libcapsimage-devel is required only to compile the E-UAE source rpm. To install and use the E-UAE binary rpms, libcapsimage-devel is not required.

Download libcapsimage for Centos 7 x86_64

Download libcapsimage-devel for Centos 7 x86_64

Download libcapsimage source rpm

Luxi TTF Fonts

The Luxi fonts were originally designed for the X Window System. They were the default fonts in Red Hat's Bluecurve theme. The Luxi fonts were included as part of all default Centos 5 installations but have been removed from Centos 6 and above.

Download luxi-ttf-fonts for Centos 7


Pretty printing of emails with Mutt (and other email clients).

Download muttprint for Centos 7 x86_64

Download muttprint source rpm


The goal of qDecoder project is providing complete but simple and versatile CGI library for C/C++ language. It supports GET/POST query parsing including file uploading, cookie handling and session management. FastCGI is also supported.

Download qdecoder for Centos 7 x86_64

Download qdecoder-devel for Centos 7 x86_64

Download qdecoder source rpm


rss2email delivers news from RSS feeds to your email server.

Download rss2email for Centos 7

Download rss2email source rpm

rss2email requires python-html2text.

Download python-html2text for Centos 7

Download python-html2text source rpm


The one, the only, the original graphical adventure game that spawned an entire genre.

Download rogue for Centos 7 x86_64

Download rogue source rpm

sc - spreadsheet calculator

sc is a free curses-based spreadsheet program that uses key bindings similar to vi and less.

Download sc for Centos 7 x86_64

Download sc source rpm


Stella is an emulator for the Atari 2600 Video Computer System (VCS). Introduced in 1977, the Atari 2600 was the most popular home video game system of the early 1980's.

Download stella for Centos 7 x86_64

Download stella source rpm


Sylpheed is my favourite email client. You may also want to install enchant-aspell, aspell and aspell-en from your favourite repository so the English language spelling checker function will work in Sylpheed.

Download sylpheed for Centos 7 x86_64

Download sylpheed source rpm


Tnef provides a way to unpack those pesky Microsoft MS-TNEF MIME attachments that often show up named WINMAIL.DAT. It operates like tar in order to upack any files which may have been put into the MS-TNEF attachment instead of being attached seperately.

Download tnef for Centos 7 x86_64

Download tnef source rpm


Tuxcards is a hierarchical notebook to enter and manage notes in a structured manner.

Download tuxcards for Centos 7 x86_64

Download tuxcards source rpm


Vice is an emulator for Commodore computers including the Commodore 64, Commodore 128, VIC20, most Commodore Pet models, PLUS4 and CBM-II.

Download vice for Centos 7 x86_64

Download vice source rpm

XForms Toolkit (Forms library for X)

This is a GUI toolkit based on the X library for X Window Systems. It features a rich set of objects, such as buttons, sliders, and menus etc. integrated into an easy and efficient object/event callback execution model that allows fast and easy construction of X-applications. In addition, the library is extensible and new objects can easily be created and added to the library.

If you want an assortment of fonts to go with this toolkit, you should install the xorg-x11-fonts-100dpi rpm (available from the Centos base repo) to go along with this.

Download xforms for Centos 7 x86_64

Download xforms-devel for Centos 7 x6_64

Download xforms-doc

Download xforms source rpm

Other articles written by Frank Cox can be found here.

Frank Cox owns and operates the Melville Theatre in Melville, Saskatchewan, Canada, and has been playing with computers for over 30 years.

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