cachetools VS DiskCache

Compare cachetools vs DiskCache and see what are their differences.

cachetools

Extensible memoizing collections and decorators (by tkem)

DiskCache

Python disk-backed cache (Django-compatible). Faster than Redis and Memcached. Pure-Python. (by grantjenks)
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cachetools DiskCache
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6.3 7.6
28 days ago 3 days ago
Python Python
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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cachetools

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

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

DiskCache

Posts with mentions or reviews of DiskCache. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing cachetools and DiskCache you can also consider the following projects:

Beaker - WSGI middleware for sessions and caching

dogpile.cache

python-diskcache - Persistent dict, backed by sqlite3 and pickle, multithread-safe.

cashier - Persistent caching for python functions

HermesCache

pylibmc - A Python wrapper around the libmemcached interface from TangentOrg.

django-cache-machine - Automatic caching and invalidation for Django models through the ORM.

Cachier - Persistent, stale-free, local and cross-machine caching for Python functions.

django-cacheops - A slick ORM cache with automatic granular event-driven invalidation.

django-viewlet - Render template parts with extended cache control.

Chest - Simple spill-to-disk dictionary