counterfeiter VS gomock

Compare counterfeiter vs gomock and see what are their differences.

counterfeiter

A tool for generating self-contained, type-safe test doubles in go (by maxbrunsfeld)

gomock

GoMock is a mocking framework for the Go programming language. (by golang)
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counterfeiter gomock
3 19
613 6,679
- 3.3%
6.4 5.9
3 days ago 12 days ago
Go Go
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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counterfeiter

Posts with mentions or reviews of counterfeiter. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-21.

gomock

Posts with mentions or reviews of gomock. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-10.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing counterfeiter and gomock you can also consider the following projects:

sqlx - general purpose extensions to golang's database/sql

go-sqlmock - Sql mock driver for golang to test database interactions

zerolog - Zero Allocation JSON Logger

pgx - PostgreSQL driver and toolkit for Go

Testify - A toolkit with common assertions and mocks that plays nicely with the standard library

minimock - Powerful mock generation tool for Go programming language

monkey - Monkey patching in Go

gock - HTTP traffic mocking and testing made easy in Go ༼ʘ̚ل͜ʘ̚༽

realize - Realize is the #1 Golang Task Runner which enhance your workflow by automating the most common tasks and using the best performing Golang live reloading.

mockery - A mock code autogenerator for Golang

gotests - Automatically generate Go test boilerplate from your source code.

hoverfly - Lightweight service virtualization/API simulation tool for developers and testers