go-vcr VS testfixtures

Compare go-vcr vs testfixtures and see what are their differences.


Record and replay your HTTP interactions for fast, deterministic and accurate tests (by dnaeon)


Ruby on Rails like test fixtures for Go. Write tests against a real database (by go-testfixtures)
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go-vcr testfixtures
3 1
845 735
- 2.2%
4.0 5.4
4 months ago 7 days ago
Go Go
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of go-vcr. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-01.


Posts with mentions or reviews of testfixtures. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-05-16.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing go-vcr and testfixtures you can also consider the following projects:

gomega - Ginkgo's Preferred Matcher Library

ginkgo - A Modern Testing Framework for Go

go-mutesting - Mutation testing for Go source code

gofight - Testing API Handler written in Golang.

frisby - API testing framework inspired by frisby-js

Gauge - Light weight cross-platform test automation

bro - bro watch files in directory and run tests for them

baloo - Expressive end-to-end HTTP API testing made easy in Go

realize - Realize is the #1 Golang Task Runner which enhance your workflow by automating the most common tasks and using the best performing Golang live reloading.

gaia - Build powerful pipelines in any programming language.

Hamcrest - Hamcrest matchers for the Go programming language