TLDR pages Alternatives

    TLDR pages is described as 'The TLDR pages are a community effort to simplify the beloved man pages with practical examples' and is an app 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 explainshell, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like TLDR pages are cheat.sh (Free, Open Source), Devhints (Free, Open Source), cheat (Free, Open Source) and Linux man-pages (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 21, 2020

    1. 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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      Ugotsta Functionally the same as TLDR pages though doesn't appear to be as actively developed.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Terminal
      • explainshell
      • Hyper
      • Bash
      The only cheat sheet you need Unified access to the best community driven documentation repositories of the world.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      TL;DR for developer documentation.
    2. 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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    3. 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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    4. 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.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • BSD
      Fast implementation of tldr pages in Rust.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      bro pages are concise examples of using command line programs.
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