aeson VS aeson-extra

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


A fast Haskell JSON library (by haskell)


Extra goodies for aeson (by phadej)
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aeson aeson-extra
9 0
1,208 4
0.6% -
7.7 0.0
12 days ago 2 months ago
Haskell Haskell
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" 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-extra. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

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


aeson-utils - Utilities for working with aeson.

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

req - An HTTP client library

aeson-applicative - define To/From JSON instances from one applicative definition

tmp-postgres - Create temporary postgres instances

aeson-smart - Better template haskell generation of parseJSON and toJSON methods

aeson-lens - Lens of Aeson

aeson-yak - JSON Shaving Day

aeson-attoparsec - Embed an attoparsec parser into an aeson parser