Lightning fast code searching made easy

What is Hound by Etsy?

Hound is an extremely fast source code search engine. The core is based on this article (and code) from Russ Cox: Regular Expression Matching with a Trigram Index. Hound itself is a static React frontend that talks to a Go backend. The backend keeps an up-to-date index for each repository and answers searches through a minimal API.

Hound by Etsy is a tool in the Code Search category of a tech stack.

Hound by Etsy is an open source tool with 4.06K Github Stars and 428 Github Forks. Here’s a link to Hound by Etsy's open source repository on Github

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