uuid VS gofakeit

Compare uuid vs gofakeit and see what are their differences.


Generate, encode, and decode UUIDs v1 with fast or cryptographic-quality random node identifier. (by agext)


Random fake data generator written in go (by brianvoe)
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uuid gofakeit
0 3
14 2,496
- -
0.0 8.7
over 2 years ago 3 months ago
Go Go
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of uuid. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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


Posts with mentions or reviews of gofakeit. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-13.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing uuid and gofakeit you can also consider the following projects:

go-shortid - Super short, fully unique, non-sequential and URL friendly Ids

captcha - :sunglasses:Package captcha provides an easy to use, unopinionated API for captcha generation

bitio - Optimized bit-level Reader and Writer for Go.

autoflags - Populate go command line app flags from config struct

base64Captcha - captcha of base64 image string

conv - Fast conversions across various Go types with a simple API.

Tideland Go - Go Library [DEPRECATED]

healthcheck - An simple, easily extensible and concurrent health-check library for Go services

indigo - A distributed unique ID generator of using Sonyflake and encoded by Base58

datacounter - Golang counters for readers/writers

errors - Simple error handling primitives

Miniflux - Minimalist and opinionated feed reader