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TLDR pages is described as 'The TLDR pages are a community effort to simplify the beloved man pages with practical examples' and is a Shell in the os & utilities category. There are nine alternatives to TLDR pages for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac, Windows and Android. The best alternative is cheat.sh, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like TLDR pages are explainshell, Devhints, tealdeer and cheat.

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The TLDR pages are a community effort to simplify the beloved man pages with practical examples.

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  1. cheat.sh icon

    cheat.sh

    • Online
    • Terminal
    • explainshell
    • Hyper
    • Bash
    7 alternatives to cheat.sh 

    The only cheat sheet you need Unified access to the best community driven documentation repositories of the world.

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    explainshell

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    6 alternatives to explainshell 

    Get details on arguments for commandline tools through explainshell's sleek, web-based interface. The web app is totally free and source code is available for download through GitHub.

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    Functionally the same as TLDR pages though doesn't appear to be as actively developed.

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    Devhints

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    3 alternatives to Devhints 

    TL;DR for developer documentation.

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    tealdeer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    3 alternatives to tealdeer 

    Fast implementation of tldr pages in Rust.

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    1.  Command line interfacetealdeer either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    • cheat icon

      cheat

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Shell
      • Mac
      • Linux
      10 alternatives to cheat 

      Cheat allows you to create and view interactive cheatsheets on the command-line. It was designed to help remind *nix system administrators of options for commands that they use frequently, but not frequently enough to remember.

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      1.  Command line interfacecheat either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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        Kommandr

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Online
        4 alternatives to Kommandr 

        Kommandr had a simple yet ambitious charter: be a social application that enables users to discover, learn about, save, and share commands. Kommandr sees to the first two charter items. The application currently boasts a curated database of over 1,000 programs, 4,200 commands...

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        1.  Command line interfaceKommandr either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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      • Linux man-pages

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Linux
        4 alternatives to Linux man-pages 

        The Linux man-pages project documents the Linux kernel and C library interfaces that are employed by user-space programs. This package contains over 1,900 man pages.

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        Kmdr

        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        • Chrome OS
        • Google Chrome
        • Software as a Service (SaaS)
        5 alternatives to Kmdr 

        Select the commands you want to understand and in a pop-up window, kmdr will describe each program, option, subcommand, and operator.

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        1.  Command line interfaceKmdr either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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        • bropages

          • FreeOpen Source
          • Shell
          • Mac
          • Windows
          • Linux
          • Online
          4 alternatives to bropages 

          bro pages are concise examples of using command line programs.

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          1.  Command line interfacebropages either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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