regex VS regex-applicative

Compare regex vs regex-applicative and see what are their differences.


regex: A Regular Expression Toolkit for regex-base (by iconnect)


Regex-based parsing with an applicative interface (by feuerbach)
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regex regex-applicative
0 1
29 125
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0.0 0.0
9 months ago almost 2 years ago
Haskell Haskell
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License MIT License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


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What are some alternatives?

When comparing regex and regex-applicative you can also consider the following projects:

xmlgen - XML generator library for Haskell

regex-tdfa - A new all Haskell "tagged" DFA regex engine, inspired by libtre

html5-entity - A Haskell library for looking up and validating HTML5 entities

regex-applicative-text - regex-applicative on text


mustache-haskell - mustache implementation in Haskell

fuzzy - Fuzzy string search in Haskell




regex-tdfa-pipes - Parse with regular expressions on Producers.