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CodeNav vs LMVTFY: What are the differences?

CodeNav: A browser extension that improves code navigation on Github. CodeNav is a Chrome extension and Firefox addon that makes navigating code on Github easier and more intuitive. It borrows features from popular IDEs for more seamless movement around code. Hover over a variable to highlight other references and visualize them on your scrollbar. Click a variable or object to search for other instances in the same project; LMVTFY: Automatically validate HTML for new issues and new issue comments on a given GitHub repository. LMVTFY is a service that watches for new issues and new issue comments on a given GitHub repository. If the comments contain (links to) live Web examples (e.g. a jsFiddle), the example's HTML is extracted and run thru the HTML5 validator. If there are any validation errors, LMVTFY then posts a comment (such as this one) on the issue pointing out these errors, so that the poster may correct them and/or realize the error of their ways.

CodeNav and LMVTFY belong to "Tools for GitHub" category of the tech stack.

CodeNav and LMVTFY are both open source tools. It seems that LMVTFY with 286 GitHub stars and 20 forks on GitHub has more adoption than CodeNav with 125 GitHub stars and 19 GitHub forks.

What is CodeNav?

CodeNav is a Chrome extension and Firefox addon that makes navigating code on Github easier and more intuitive. It borrows features from popular IDEs for more seamless movement around code. Hover over a variable to highlight other references and visualize them on your scrollbar. Click a variable or object to search for other instances in the same project.

What is LMVTFY?

LMVTFY is a service that watches for new issues and new issue comments on a given GitHub repository. If the comments contain (links to) live Web examples (e.g. a jsFiddle), the example's HTML is extracted and run thru the HTML5 validator. If there are any validation errors, LMVTFY then posts a comment (such as this one) on the issue pointing out these errors, so that the poster may correct them and/or realize the error of their ways.
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            Release
            When run, this command line interface automatically generates a new GitHub Release and populates it with the changes (commits) made since the last release.
            GitHub Polls
            These polls work by pasting individual markdown SVG images into your issue, each wrapped with a link that tracks a vote. A single vote per IP is allowed for a given poll, which are stored in DynamoDB.
            Octotree
            Browser extensions (Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Opera) to display GitHub code in tree format. Useful for developers who frequently read source in GitHub and do not want to download or checkout too many repositories.
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            DevHub helps you take back control of your GitHub workflow and stay on top of everything important going on.
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            Astral pulls down all of your starred repositories on GitHub and allows you to organize them using one or more tags.
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