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dasht Alternatives

dasht is described as 'A collection of shell scripts for searching, browsing, and managing API documentation (in the form of 150+ offline documentation sets, courtesy of Dash for OS X) from the terminal or browser' and is an app in the development category. There are seven alternatives to dasht for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is DevDocs, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like dasht are Zeal, Dash for macOS, Velocity and Zest.

This page was last updated May 12, 2021
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Linux

A collection of shell scripts for searching, browsing, and managing API documentation (in the form of 150+ offline...

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  1. DevDocs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Google Chrome

    DevDocs combines multiple developer documentations in a clean and organized web UI with instant search, offline support, mobile version, dark theme, keyboard shortcuts, and more.

  2. Zeal

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Zeal is a simple offline API documentation browser inspired by Dash (OS X app), available for Linux and Windows.



  3. Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. Dash stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for almost any API you might use. You can even generate your own docsets or request docsets to be included.

  4. Velocity

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Velocity gives your Windows desktop offline access to over 150 API documentation sets provided by Dash for macOS for Mac OS X.

  5. Zest

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Offline search tool for developers. Find what you need without the need for Internet access.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer maintaned since May 2016. Last version, 0.1.1, released in March 2016, can be still downloaded from GitHub.



  6. Devhelp

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Devhelp is a GTK+/GNOME browser for API documentation; it works natively with gtk-doc (which is the API reference format for GTK+/GNOME documentation).

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  7. Devbook

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Become a more productive developer by using Devbook in your day-to-day work. Free search engine made just for developers. Stop leaving your IDE and context-switching to a browser.

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