import_string VS itsdangerous

Compare import_string vs itsdangerous and see what are their differences.


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import_string itsdangerous
0 1
11 2,500
- 1.4%
0.0 7.5
- 10 days ago
Python Python
ISC License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of import_string. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning import_string yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of itsdangerous. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-16.
  • Flask 2.0 is coming, please help us test
    13 projects | | 16 Apr 2021
    This major release of Flask is accompanied by major releases of Werkzeug, Jinja2, click, and itsdangerous which we'd also welcome and appreciate testing (their pre releases are installed with the Flask pre release).

What are some alternatives?

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magenta - Magenta: Music and Art Generation with Machine Intelligence

starlette - The little ASGI framework that shines. 🌟

boltons - 🔩 Like builtins, but boltons. 250+ constructs, recipes, and snippets which extend (and rely on nothing but) the Python standard library. Nothing like Michael Bolton.

riprova - Versatile async-friendly library to retry failed operations with configurable backoff strategies