dotty VS Scapegoat

Compare dotty vs Scapegoat and see what are their differences.


The Scala 3 compiler, also known as Dotty. (by lampepfl)


Scala compiler plugin for static code analysis (by scapegoat-scala)
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dotty Scapegoat
44 2
4,870 451
0.9% 2.2%
9.9 8.0
5 days ago 6 days ago
Scala Scala
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of dotty. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-09.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Scapegoat. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-12.
  • Which static analysis tool do you use for Scala?
    8 projects | | 12 Jan 2022
    scapegoat, but I am biased because I have contributions to it.
    8 projects | | 12 Jan 2022
    The support for scala 3 has been requested a while ago: but the original author has stepped down as a maintainer and recently most of the changes are just dependency updates.

What are some alternatives?

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Scalafix - Refactoring and linting tool for Scala

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scalafmt - This repo is now a fork of --->

Mill - Your shiny new Java/Scala build tool!

Linter - Static Analysis Compiler Plugin for Scala

Scalariform - Scala source code formatter

Scoverage - Scoverage Scala Code Coverage Core Libs