GoTTY vs ngrok: What are the differences?
Developers describe GoTTY as "Share your terminal as a web application". GoTTY is a simple command line tool that turns your CLI tools into web applications. On the other hand, ngrok is detailed as "Securely expose a local web server to the internet and capture all traffic for detailed inspection and replay". ngrok is a reverse proxy that creates a secure tunnel between from a public endpoint to a locally running web service. ngrok captures and analyzes all traffic over the tunnel for later inspection and replay.
GoTTY and ngrok can be categorized as "localhost" tools.
"Easy setup" is the top reason why over 2 developers like GoTTY, while over 18 developers mention "Easy to use" as the leading cause for choosing ngrok.
GoTTY and ngrok are both open source tools. ngrok with 16.5K GitHub stars and 2.87K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than GoTTY with 12.6K GitHub stars and 837 GitHub forks.