Cargo VS cargo-outdated

Compare Cargo vs cargo-outdated and see what are their differences.


The Rust package manager (by rust-lang)


A cargo subcommand for displaying when Rust dependencies are out of date (by kbknapp)
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Cargo cargo-outdated
229 7
10,426 982
3.3% -
9.9 0.0
7 days ago 3 days ago
Rust Rust
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Cargo. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-23.


Posts with mentions or reviews of cargo-outdated. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-03.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Cargo and cargo-outdated you can also consider the following projects:

RustCMake - An example project showing usage of CMake with Rust


Clippy - A bunch of lints to catch common mistakes and improve your Rust code. Book:

RustScan - 🤖 The Modern Port Scanner 🤖

opencv-rust - Rust bindings for OpenCV 3 & 4 - The Rust package registry

overflower - A Rust compiler plugin and support library to annotate overflow behavior

rust-analyzer - A Rust compiler front-end for IDEs [Moved to:]

cargo-dot - Generate graphs of a Cargo project's dependencies

cargo-edit - A utility for managing cargo dependencies from the command line.

cargo-script - Cargo script subcommand