Software with Raspbian OS

December 15, 2014

Following list is some (not all) of the software installed with Raspbian (ver 1.3.9  2014).

  • Debian Reference – Reference documents for Debian, the operating system that the Raspberry Pi’s Raspbian is based on.
  • Epiphany Web Browser – a much improved version over the previous Midori browser.
  • File Manager – Lightweight graphical manager for files.
  • Galculator – calculator with basic, scientific and paper modes.
  • IDLE – Integrated Development Environment for Python programming – for version 2.x Python.
  • IDLE 3 – same as IDLE but for version 3.x Python.
  • Image Viewer – basic image / picture viewer.
  • Leafpad – simple text editor.
  • LXTerminal – Linux command line shell / terminal.
  • Mathematica – computational software used in technical fields based on symbolic mathematics.
  • Minecraft: Pi Edition – a version of Minecraft – build and explore Lego-like virtual worlds. Intended as an educational tool for novice programmers (can modify game), but still fun to play.
  • OCR Resources – Link to Oxford Cambridge and RSA website with Raspberry Pi documents and tutorials.
  • Pi Store – with internet connection, and an account, access The Pi Store to buy Apps.
  • Python Games – a collection of simple games
  • Scratch –graphical programming environment designed to teach programming concepts.

This is an excerpt from our Software Quick Start Guide.

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