aeson VS aeson-applicative

Compare aeson vs aeson-applicative and see what are their differences.


A fast Haskell JSON library (by haskell)


define To/From JSON instances from one applicative definition (by gregwebs)
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aeson aeson-applicative
9 0
1,145 6
0.3% -
7.2 0.0
25 days ago over 7 years ago
Haskell Haskell
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of aeson. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-24.


Posts with mentions or reviews of aeson-applicative. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning aeson-applicative yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing aeson and aeson-applicative you can also consider the following projects:

req - An HTTP client library


aeson-flowtyped - Moved to

tmp-postgres - Create temporary postgres instances

android-lint-summary - Prettier display of Android Lint issues


aeson-injector - Haskell library for injecting fields into aeson values

aeson-utils - Utilities for working with aeson.

alternative-vector - Use vectors with many and some, instead of lists