with-utf8 VS text-short

Compare with-utf8 vs text-short and see what are their differences.


Get your IO right on the first try (by serokell)


Memory-efficient representation of Unicode text strings (by haskell-hvr)
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with-utf8 text-short
2 1
39 13
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5.9 5.5
about 1 month ago 26 days ago
Haskell Haskell
Mozilla Public License 2.0 GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of with-utf8. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-15.


Posts with mentions or reviews of text-short. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-11.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing with-utf8 and text-short you can also consider the following projects:

haskell-language-server - Official haskell ide support via language server (LSP). Successor of ghcide & haskell-ide-engine.

text-binary - Binary instances for strict and lazy Text data types

text-stream-decode - Streaming decoding functions for UTF encodings.

unicode-transforms - Fast Unicode normalization in Haskell

text - Haskell library for space- and time-efficient operations over Unicode text.

text-icu - This package provides the Haskell Data.Text.ICU library, for performing complex manipulation of Unicode text.



text-trie - An efficient finite map from Text to values, based on bytestring-trie.

safeio - Haskell Library for safe (atomic) IO