Celluloid VS ponyc

Compare Celluloid vs ponyc and see what are their differences.


Actor-based concurrent object framework for Ruby (by celluloid)


Pony is an open-source, actor-model, capabilities-secure, high performance programming language (by ponylang)
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Celluloid ponyc
2 59
3,884 5,484
-0.1% 0.5%
0.0 8.9
8 months ago 8 days ago
Ruby C
MIT License BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Celluloid. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-05-01.


Posts with mentions or reviews of ponyc. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-06-06.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Celluloid and ponyc you can also consider the following projects:

Concurrent Ruby - Modern concurrency tools including agents, futures, promises, thread pools, supervisors, and more. Inspired by Erlang, Clojure, Scala, Go, Java, JavaScript, and classic concurrency patterns.

EventMachine - EventMachine: fast, simple event-processing library for Ruby programs

Async Ruby - An awesome asynchronous event-driven reactor for Ruby.

render_async - render_async lets you include pages asynchronously with AJAX

gleam - ⭐️ A friendly language for building type-safe, scalable systems!

Polyphony - Fine-grained concurrency for Ruby

prolog-to-minizinc - A Prolog-to-MiniZinc translator

Nim - Nim is a statically typed compiled systems programming language. It combines successful concepts from mature languages like Python, Ada and Modula. Its design focuses on efficiency, expressiveness, and elegance (in that order of priority).

Phoenix - wxPython's Project Phoenix. A new implementation of wxPython, better, stronger, faster than he was before.

Halide - a language for fast, portable data-parallel computation

tab-rs - The intuitive, config-driven terminal multiplexer designed for software & systems engineers

Opal-Async - Non-blocking tasks and enumerators for Opal.