dbcleaner VS ginkgo

Compare dbcleaner vs ginkgo and see what are their differences.


Clean database for testing, inspired by database_cleaner for Ruby (by khaiql)


BDD Testing Framework for Go (by onsi)
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dbcleaner ginkgo
0 6
132 5,284
- -
0.0 6.4
over 1 year ago 12 days ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of dbcleaner. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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


Posts with mentions or reviews of ginkgo. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-25.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dbcleaner and ginkgo you can also consider the following projects:

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

GoConvey - Go testing in the browser. Integrates with `go test`. Write behavioral tests in Go.

godog - Cucumber for golang

goblin - Minimal and Beautiful Go testing framework

httpexpect - End-to-end HTTP and REST API testing for Go.

gocheck - Rich testing for the Go language

baloo - Expressive end-to-end HTTP API testing made easy in Go

go-cmp - Package for comparing Go values in tests

Gauge - Light weight cross-platform test automation

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

kin-openapi - OpenAPI 3.0 implementation for Go (parsing, converting, validation, and more)

testfixtures - Ruby on Rails like test fixtures for Go. Write tests against a real database