go-cli VS cobra

Compare go-cli vs cobra and see what are their differences.

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go-cli cobra
1 129
6 35,827
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0.9 7.8
about 1 year ago 4 days ago
Go Go
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of go-cli. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning go-cli yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of cobra. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-04-06.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing go-cli and cobra you can also consider the following projects:

urfave/cli - A simple, fast, and fun package for building command line apps in Go

cli - CLI - A package for building command line app with go

kingpin - CONTRIBUTIONS ONLY: A Go (golang) command line and flag parser

kong - Kong is a command-line parser for Go

go-flags - go command line option parser

mitchellh/cli - A Go library for implementing command-line interfaces.

pflag - Drop-in replacement for Go's flag package, implementing POSIX/GNU-style --flags.

mow.cli - A versatile library for building CLI applications in Go

argparse - Argparse for golang. Just because `flag` sucks

docopt.go - A command-line arguments parser that will make you smile.

Gin - Gin is a HTTP web framework written in Go (Golang). It features a Martini-like API with much better performance -- up to 40 times faster. If you need smashing performance, get yourself some Gin.

cli - GitHub’s official command line tool