Filterus VS Valitron

Compare Filterus vs Valitron and see what are their differences.


A simple filtering library for PHP (by ircmaxell)


Valitron is a simple, elegant, stand-alone validation library with NO dependencies (by vlucas)
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Filterus Valitron
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0.0 2.3
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MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


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  • Weekly "ask anything" thread
    2 projects | | 10 May 2021
    I'd suggest checking out some validation libraries, of which there's many. Valitron looks like it might fit your needs: it supports 5.3, it's actively maintained, and it comes with pretty nice set of validators, both for scalar form inputs and complex objects.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Filterus and Valitron you can also consider the following projects:

Respect Validation - The most awesome validation engine ever created for PHP

Validator - Simple yet powerful data validating library from Claritie.

ISO-codes - PHP library - Validators for standards from ISO, International Finance, Public Administrations, GS1, Manufacturing Industry, Phone numbers & Zipcodes for many countries

Upload - File uploads with validation and storage strategies

yii2-array-structure-validator - Validate complex array structure

Volan - Light and extendable schema validation library

PHP validate - Lightweight and feature-rich PHP validation and filtering library. Support scene grouping, pre-filtering, array checking, custom validators, custom messages. 轻量且功能丰富的PHP验证、过滤库。支持场景分组,前置过滤,数组检查,自定义验证器,自定义消息。

Distributed locks with Redis and ReactPHP - :lock: Asynchronous distributed locks with Redis and ReactPHP

Cake Validation - [READ-ONLY] Validation library from CakePHP. This repo is a split of the main code that can be found in

Linio Input - Abstracts HTTP request input handling, providing an easy interface for data hydration and validation