OctoLinker Alternatives

    OctoLinker is described as 'It turns language-specific module-loading statements like include, require or import into links. Depending on the language it will either redirect you to the referenced file or to an external website like a manual page or another service'. There are more than 10 alternatives to OctoLinker for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Google Chrome, Firefox, Linux and Safari. The best alternative is Refined GitHub, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like OctoLinker are Sourcegraph (Freemium, Open Source), GitZip (Free, Open Source), GitHub Hovercard (Free, Open Source) and Insight.io (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Simplifies the GitHub interface and adds useful features Highlights: - Mark issues and pull requests as unread - Tabs in code are shown as 4 spaces instead of 8 spaces - Fix merge conflicts in a click - Reaction avatars showing who reacted to a comment - Clickable...
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Online
      • BSD
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • Visual Studio Code
      • IntelliJ IDEA
      • Sublime Text
      • Atom
      • Firefox
      Powerful, instant code search across all your code: * Search in files and diffs using simple terms, regular expressions, and other filters. * Syncs repositories with your code host and supports searching any commit/branch, with no indexing delay.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      It can make sub-folder/sub-directory of github repository as zip and download it. You can also use the API if you would like to incorporate this into your own website. Clone this repository so that you will have the appropriate files. Then just call the API.
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    1. GitHub Hovercard provides neat hovercards for GitHub. It brings you instant access to user/repo/issue/commit information from anywhere on GitHub.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      Web-based code search and browsing platform which understands your code just like your IDE does and works out of the box. You can view the source code of hundreds of popular projects such as Apache Hadoop or Android.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      OpenGrok is a fast and usable source code search and cross reference engine. It helps you search, cross-reference and navigate your source tree.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      Directly download or create download links to GitHub public folders or files.
    2. Simple and discreet extension that enhances GitHub's search, letting you search for repositories and people faster than ever.
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    3. GitHub Folder Downloader is a Windows desktop tool that lets you to download a single folder of a repository without cloning or downloading the whole repository. Usage: - Download the latest version of the application from the releases section. It needs .NET 4.0.
    4. Missing mate of GitHub, making single file download effortless and with more features Missing mate of GitHub, with multiple features: 1. Download any file by click the file icon. 2. Show tooltip of your unread or participating notifications. 3. Show Repo size.
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