embedded-postgres-binaries VS dockertest

Compare embedded-postgres-binaries vs dockertest and see what are their differences.


Lightweight bundles of PostgreSQL binaries with reduced size intended for testing purposes. (by zonkyio)


Write better integration tests! Dockertest helps you boot up ephermal docker images for your Go tests with minimal work. (by ory)
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embedded-postgres-binaries dockertest
2 38
67 3,195
- 1.5%
4.0 6.4
20 days ago 6 days ago
Shell Go
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of embedded-postgres-binaries. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-13.


Posts with mentions or reviews of dockertest. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-16.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing embedded-postgres-binaries and dockertest you can also consider the following projects:

testcontainers-go - Testcontainers for Go is a Go package that makes it simple to create and clean up container-based dependencies for automated integration/smoke tests. The clean, easy-to-use API enables developers to programmatically define containers that should be run as part of a test and clean up those resources when the test is done.

mockaroo - Mock-A-🦘 (mock-aa-roo) a comprehensive HTTP/HTTPS interface mocking tool for all your development and testing needs!

venom - 🐍 Manage and run your integration tests with efficiency - Venom run executors (script, HTTP Request, web, imap, etc... ) and assertions

sqlc - Generate type-safe code from SQL

steampipe - Use SQL to instantly query your cloud services (AWS, Azure, GCP and more). Open source CLI. No DB required.

go-mockgen-tool - Go/Golang mock generation for interfaces via code generation

Squirrel - Fluent SQL generation for golang

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

pgx - PostgreSQL driver and toolkit for Go

fake-gcs-server - Google Cloud Storage emulator & testing library.

postgres-gcs-backup - Simple Docker image to backup a Postgres db, to a GCS bucket