cleanenv VS koanf

Compare cleanenv vs koanf and see what are their differences.


✨Clean and minimalistic environment configuration reader for Golang (by ilyakaznacheev)


Simple, extremely lightweight, extensible, configuration management library for Go. Support for JSON, TOML, YAML, env, command line, file, S3 etc. Alternative to viper. (by knadh)
Our great sponsors
  • InfluxDB - Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale
  • WorkOS - The modern identity platform for B2B SaaS
  • SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews
cleanenv koanf
2 12
1,435 2,330
- -
4.4 7.1
3 days ago 6 days ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
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 cleanenv. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-29.


Posts with mentions or reviews of koanf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-04-26.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing cleanenv and koanf you can also consider the following projects:

viper - Go configuration with fangs

config - JSON or YAML configuration wrapper with convenient access methods.

konfig - Composable, observable and performant config handling for Go for the distributed processing era

env - A simple and zero-dependencies library to parse environment variables into structs

kelseyhightower/envconfig - Golang library for managing configuration data from environment variables

go-simple-config - open source for accessing and storing configuration

go-ini - Go package that encodes and decodes INI-files

toml - Instream TOML to JSON encoder

go-conf - Library for easy configuration of a golang service

hocon - go implementation of lightbend's HOCON configuration library

confita - Load configuration in cascade from multiple backends into a struct