Xtrace VS FBSimulatorControl

Compare Xtrace vs FBSimulatorControl and see what are their differences.


Trace Objective-C method calls by class or instance (by johnno1962)


idb is a flexible command line interface for automating iOS simulators and devices (by facebook)
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Xtrace FBSimulatorControl
0 3
1,841 4,250
- 0.5%
0.0 0.0
over 2 years ago 6 days ago
Objective-C++ Objective-C
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Xtrace. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Xtrace yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of FBSimulatorControl. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-10.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Xtrace and FBSimulatorControl you can also consider the following projects:

R.swift - Strong typed, autocompleted resources like images, fonts and segues in Swift projects

appledoc - Objective-c code Apple style documentation set generator.

SwiftLintXcode - An Xcode plug-in to format your code using SwiftLint.

fastlane-plugin-appicon - Generate required icon sizes and iconset from a master application icon.

Swizzlean - Swizzlean, an Objective-C Swizzle Helper Class.

GDPerformanceView-Swift - Shows FPS, CPU and memory usage, device model, app and iOS versions above the status bar and report FPS, CPU and memory usage via delegate.


XcodeGen - A Swift command line tool for generating your Xcode project

SwiftGen - The Swift code generator for your assets, storyboards, Localizable.strings, … — Get rid of all String-based APIs!

Struct - Xcode projects on steroids

XcodesApp - The easiest way to install and switch between multiple versions of Xcode - with a mouse click.

Kin - Simple PBXProj Verifier