go-layout VS Packer

Compare go-layout vs Packer and see what are their differences.


Go Project Layout (by fir1)


Packer is a tool for creating identical machine images for multiple platforms from a single source configuration. (by hashicorp)
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go-layout Packer
1 60
7 14,301
- 0.8%
10.0 9.7
6 months ago 6 days ago
- Mozilla Public License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of go-layout. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-03.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Packer. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-03-19.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing go-layout and Packer you can also consider the following projects:

Vagrant - Vagrant is a tool for building and distributing development environments.

oVirt - oVirt website

kubernetes - Production-Grade Container Scheduling and Management

cloud-init-vmware-guestinfo - A cloud-init datasource for VMware vSphere's GuestInfo interface

QEMU - Official QEMU mirror. Please see http://wiki.qemu.org/Contribute/SubmitAPatch for how to submit changes to QEMU. Pull Requests are ignored. Please only use release tarballs from the QEMU website.

Ansible - Ansible is a radically simple IT automation platform that makes your applications and systems easier to deploy and maintain. Automate everything from code deployment to network configuration to cloud management, in a language that approaches plain English, using SSH, with no agents to install on remote systems. https://docs.ansible.com.

helm - The Kubernetes Package Manager

Moby - Moby Project - a collaborative project for the container ecosystem to assemble container-based systems

nvim-lspinstall - Provides the missing :LspInstall for nvim-lspconfig

Scaleway-cli - Command Line Interface for Scaleway


Rodent - Manage Go Versions/Projects/Dependencies