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    Open Source fzf Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to fzf is DocFetcher. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to fzf and 11 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to fzf are fzy (Free, Open Source), Percol (Free, Open Source), Peco (Free, Open Source) and pick (fuzzy search) (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 10, 2021
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    A command-line fuzzy finder written in Go.
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    1. DocFetcher is a portable German/English open source desktop search application. It allows you search the contents of documents on your computer. - You can think of it as Google for your local document repository.
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      fzy is a fast, simple fuzzy text selector for the terminal with an advanced scoring algorithm.


    2. Percol is an interactive grep tool in your terminal, commonly used with | (pipe concept on UNIX).
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    3. Simple and efficient interactive filtering tool for your shell. Pipe your output to it and filter interactively!.
    4. A fuzzy search tool for the command-line.
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    5. Fuzzy Finder in Rust.
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      General-purpose fuzzy selector focused on simplicity and performance.
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      A fuzzy text selector for files and anything else you need to select written in Ruby. Use it from vim, from the command line, or anywhere you can run a shell command.
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      Terminal fuzzy finder/dmenu-replacement.
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      Fuzzy file finder for the command line.
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