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Sourcetrail Alternatives

Sourcetrail is described as 'Software developers spend up to 70 percent of their time figuring out how existing source code works, but common code editing tools offer little help for this task' and is an app in the development category. There are nine alternatives to Sourcetrail for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Source Insight. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Blink grep or Source-Navigator NG. Other great apps like Sourcetrail are Understand, PhpMetrics, JArchitect and CodeCompass.

This page was last updated Dec 10, 2021
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

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  1. Source Insight

    • Windows

    Source Insight is an advanced code editor and browser with built-in analysis for C/C++, C#, and Java programs.

  2. Understand

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Understand is a static analysis tool for maintaining, measuring, and analyzing critical or large code bases. Supports programming languages (C/C++, C#, FORTRAN, Java, JOVIAL, Pascal, PL/M, VHDL, Cobol) and web languages (PHP, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript).

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    Understand has nearly same functionality, but supports much more languages (Python, JS, Pascal, Assembly, PHP & more).

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  3. Blink grep

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    GUI of indexed grep for source code, files locator, search and replace. Switch differnt projects and start searching. Drag and drop of filenames to your favourite editor.

  4. Source-Navigator NG

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Source-Navigator NG is a source code analysis tool.

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    I provides metrics to the code. Wheras Sourcetrails helps to explore the code.

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  5. PhpMetrics

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    PhpMetrics provides metrics about PHP project and classes, with beautiful and readable HTML report.



  6. JArchitect

    • Mac
    • Windows

    JArchitect is a tool that simplifies managing a complex Java code base. Architects and developers can analyze code structure, specify design rules, do effective code reviews and master evolution by comparing different versions of the code.

  7. CodeCompass

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    CodeCompass is an extensible code comprehension tool with a Python script that helps you to parse projects, manage workspaces, start web server and run CodeChecker in an easy way.

  8. Woboq Code Browser

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Woboq Code Browser is a web-based C and C++ code browser that uses a desktop component to generate static HTML pages for code analysis. It focuses on improving the code navigation with proper semantic highlighting and tooltips.

  9. CodeNavigator

    • iPad

    CodeNavigator is a developer's tool for browsing source code using CScope. It can help you to understand the structure of the code very easily and also include syntax highlighting support for many coding languages.

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