cgit Alternatives

    cgit is described as 'A hyperfast web frontend for git repositories written in C' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to cgit for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is GitHub, which is free. Other great apps like cgit are Gogs (Free, Open Source), NotABug.org (Free, Open Source), Gitweb (Free, Open Source) and Radicle (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 25, 2020

    1. GitHub is a web-based hosting service for projects that use the Git revision control system. It is written in Ruby on Rails by Logical Awesome developers Chris Wanstrath, PJ Hyett, and Tom Preston-Werner.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Go (Programming Language)
      • Cloudron
      The easiest, fastest, and most painless way of setting up a self-hosted Git service. With Go, this can be done with an independent binary distribution across ALL platforms that Go supports, including Linux, Mac OS X, Windows and ARM. Also has been forked as...
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    2. NotABug.org is a free Git source code hosting service, much like GitHub & GitLab.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Perl
      Gitweb is a Git web interface. It is written in Perl and can be used as a CGI script, or as a mod_perl legacy script (run by ModPerl::Registry handler). It allows browsing a git repository (or a set of git repositories) using a web browser.
    3. Radicle is a developer stack and peer-to-peer network for creating open source software together. This project is still in alpha. You may find the documentation lacking, or encounter bugs and features missing. Please be patient and we welcome submissions!
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Node.JS
      A standalone local web based user interface for git repositories It comes with history and tree browsing. You may also use it to commit as it comes with an UI to review local changes and the ability to stage / unstage code.
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    4. GitHuman is a decentralized alternative to GitHub and GitLab (Git sharing for everyone without any discrimination or restriction). It's built with IPFS and IPLD. It works without a centralised server.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      A Git center project hosting with bug reporting tools.
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    5. An on-premise device that combines the best of hosted options and on-premise solutions for source code collaboration and security. Enables storing code securely (encrypted) on LAN and automatic backups (encrypted) to DropBox.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Hosted Gitea is a private, fully managed alternative to GitHub and Gitlab. We deploy a fully provisioned Gitea instance and manage it for you. We take care of updates, security, backups, OS upgrades, and monitoring so you can focus on writing and comiting code.
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