Action Policy VS rolify

Compare Action Policy vs rolify and see what are their differences.

Action Policy

Authorization framework for Ruby/Rails applications (by palkan)


Role management library with resource scoping (by RolifyCommunity)
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Action Policy rolify
5 1
1,101 3,078
- 0.4%
5.4 0.0
10 days ago 26 days ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License MIT License
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Action Policy

Posts with mentions or reviews of Action Policy. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-16.


Posts with mentions or reviews of rolify. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-06.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Action Policy and rolify you can also consider the following projects:

Pundit - Minimal authorization through OO design and pure Ruby classes

CanCanCan - The authorization Gem for Ruby on Rails.

Groupify - Add group and membership functionality to your Rails models

AccessGranted - Multi-role and whitelist based authorization gem for Rails (and not only Rails!)


banken - Simple and lightweight authorization library for Rails

Trust - Authorization mechanisms for Rails

acl9 - Yet another role-based authorization system for Rails

Next Rails - A toolkit to upgrade your next Rails application

Canard - Makes role based authorization in Rails really simple. Wraps CanCan and RoleModel up with a smattering of syntactic sugar, some generators and scopes.