Tools 
 

Here you can find some online tools. Usage is free, but entirely on your own risk, no responsibility whatsoever can be taken by PINBOARD. Neither do we guarantee that these tools are working, working properly or will be available in the future.

If you find these tools useful and want to show your appreciation a fine way to do so would be to send us something from our wishlist.

daycalc Calculate the number of days between two dates. How many days is your partner older or younger than you? What is your age counted in days?
webantiword Convert Microsoft MS-Word files into plain text, PDF or PostScript format, so you can look at their contents even if you do not have MS-Word or OpenOffice.
webdot Create graphs from a very simple text description.
webfiglet A web frontend to figlet. Print words or phrases in
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webpasswd Create and verify unix style password hashes. A relatively safe way to have a system administrator reset your password: enter your password here and give the system administrator the resulting hash to add to the shadow file, so you don't have to tell him/her your cleartext password.
But beware:
Unless you connect to this website with SSL encryption, your cleartext password will travel in the open to this server!
hints Not really a tool, but you can find some hints and info here on how we solved some problems. Hopefully some piece of information comes in handy at some point.
Unix Tutorial For beginners. Not really a tool, but possibly useful for peple who work with unix for the first time. (external master version)
othello A "tool" to kill time... (where this comes from)
License v1.1 The license we use for most of our software.