dqlite VS rqlite

Compare dqlite vs rqlite and see what are their differences.


Embeddable, replicated and fault tolerant SQL engine. (by canonical)


The lightweight, distributed relational database built on SQLite (by rqlite)
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dqlite rqlite
32 108
3,538 14,044
1.5% 1.2%
0.0 0.0
8 days ago 5 days ago
C Go
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of dqlite. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-09-22.


Posts with mentions or reviews of rqlite. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-09-22.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dqlite and rqlite you can also consider the following projects:

litestream - Streaming replication for SQLite.

cockroach - CockroachDB - the open source, cloud-native distributed SQL database.


kine - Run Kubernetes on MySQL, Postgres, sqlite, dqlite, not etcd.

TinyGo - Go compiler for small places. Microcontrollers, WebAssembly (WASM/WASI), and command-line tools. Based on LLVM.

etcd - Distributed reliable key-value store for the most critical data of a distributed system [Moved to: https://github.com/etcd-io/etcd]

go-cache - An in-memory key:value store/cache (similar to Memcached) library for Go, suitable for single-machine applications.

groupcache - groupcache is a caching and cache-filling library, intended as a replacement for memcached in many cases.

budibase - Budibase is an open-source low code platform that helps you build internal tools in minutes 🚀

noms - The versioned, forkable, syncable database

Bedrock - Rock solid distributed database specializing in active/active automatic failover and WAN replication

pgweb - Cross-platform client for PostgreSQL databases