better-files VS refined

Compare better-files vs refined and see what are their differences.


Simple, safe and intuitive Scala I/O (by pathikrit)


Refinement types for Scala (by fthomas)
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better-files refined
0 9
1,438 1,533
- -
1.8 8.6
4 days ago 6 days ago
Scala Scala
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of better-files. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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


Posts with mentions or reviews of refined. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-26.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing better-files and refined you can also consider the following projects:

Ammonite-Ops - Scala Scripting

Scalaz - Principled Functional Programming in Scala

Shapeless - Generic programming for Scala


n-scala - A new Scala wrapper for Joda Time based on scala-time

Scala Async - An asynchronous programming facility for Scala

Records for Scala - Labeled records for Scala based on structural refinement types and macros.

Cassovary - Cassovary is a simple big graph processing library for the JVM

scribe - The fastest logging library in the world. Built from scratch in Scala and programmatically configurable.