Alternatives to Agent Ransack for Linux with any license

  • Searchmonkey

    A fast real-time search engine for displaying regular expression matches (both file name and content) across multiple directories. Written in Gtk2 it is highly...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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    • Discontinued Not updated since May 2010. Website doesn't work either.
    • DocFetcher and regain are not available on Ubuntu Software Center. Searchmonkey is available, easy to use and really fast. So I'll prefer this Guest • Sep 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • Very similar functionality. Runs fast and is available to install through apt-get Guest • Feb 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • The Silver Searcher

    Silver Searcher is a code search tool similar to ack that claims to be much faster. It's implemented in C and has some extra features such as ignoring files per...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Linux BSD

  • Index Your Files

    Index Your Files allows you to search through all your files or folders on local or networked drives without remote admin rights (as necessary for the similar app...

    Free Windows Linux Wine

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    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated since 2012. Last version, 5.0.2.6, released in December 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Baloo

    Baloo is not an application, but a daemon to index files. Applications can use the Baloo framework to provide file search results. An intentionally limited number of...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • KFind

    KFind can be used as a standalone search tool, launched by KRunner or from your menu. It is also integrated into Konqueror as "Find File" in the...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Beagle

    Beagle is a search tool that ransacks your personal information space to find whatever youre looking for. Using Beagle, you can easily find: * documents * emails...

    Free Open Source Linux

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    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.3.9, released on January 2009, can be still downloaded from Gnome repositories

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