ethers-rs VS foundry

Compare ethers-rs vs foundry and see what are their differences.


Complete Ethereum & Celo library and wallet implementation in Rust. (by gakonst)


Foundry is a blazing fast, portable and modular toolkit for Ethereum application development written in Rust. (by foundry-rs)
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ethers-rs foundry
3 33
1,503 5,260
- 5.9%
9.9 9.8
3 days ago 4 days ago
Rust Rust
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of ethers-rs. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-26.


Posts with mentions or reviews of foundry. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-27.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing ethers-rs and foundry you can also consider the following projects:

hardhat - Hardhat is a development environment to compile, deploy, test, and debug your Ethereum software. Get Solidity stack traces & console.log.

rust-web3 - Ethereum JSON-RPC multi-transport client. Rust implementation of web3 library. ENS address: rust-web3.eth

truffle - A tool for developing smart contracts. Crafted with the finest cacaos.

hevm - Dapp, Seth, Hevm, and more

ds-test - Assertions, equality checks and other test helpers

parity - The fast, light, and robust client for Ethereum-like networks. [Moved to:]

zksync - zkSync: trustless scaling and privacy engine for Ethereum

lighthouse - Ethereum consensus client in Rust

multisol - CLI application for verifying Solidity contracts on Etherscan

rstest - Fixture-based test framework for Rust

interfaces - Interfaces for turbo-geth components

forward-proxy - `ForwardProxy` provides a fallback function that forwards all calls to another contract using the EVM `call` instruction.