gookit/config VS koanf

Compare gookit/config vs koanf and see what are their differences.


📝 Go configuration manage(load,get,set,export). support JSON, YAML, TOML, INI, HCL, ENV and Flags. Multi file load, data override merge, parse ENV var. Go应用配置加载管理,支持多种格式,多文件加载,远程文件加载,支持数据合并,解析环境变量名 (by gookit)


Simple, lightweight, extensible, configuration management library for Go. Support for JSON, TOML, YAML, env, command line, file, S3 etc. Alternative to viper. (by knadh)
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gookit/config koanf
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377 1,094
4.0% -
7.1 7.2
7 days ago 7 days ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of koanf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing gookit/config and koanf you can also consider the following projects:

viper - Go configuration with fangs

config - JSON or YAML configuration wrapper with convenient access methods.

konfig - Composable, observable and performant config handling for Go for the distributed processing era

go-simple-config - open source for accessing and storing configuration

ini - Package ini provides INI file read and write functionality in Go

gcfg - read INI-style configuration files into Go structs; supports user-defined types and subsections

envconfig - Small library to read your configuration from environment variables

go-ini - automatic mirror of

kelseyhightower/envconfig - Golang library for managing configuration data from environment variables

env - A simple and zero-dependencies library to parse environment variables into structs.

go-env - Golang handling of environment values