johnny-cache VS DiskCache

Compare johnny-cache vs DiskCache and see what are their differences.


johnny cache django caching framework (by jmoiron)


Python disk-backed cache (Django-compatible). Faster than Redis and Memcached. Pure-Python. (by grantjenks)
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johnny-cache DiskCache
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0.0 7.5
8 months ago 26 days ago
Python Python
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of DiskCache. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-16.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing johnny-cache and DiskCache you can also consider the following projects:

Beaker - WSGI middleware for sessions and caching


django-cache-machine - Automatic caching and invalidation for Django models through the ORM.

python-diskcache - Persistent dict, backed by sqlite3 and pickle, multithread-safe.


django-cacheops - A slick ORM cache with automatic granular event-driven invalidation.

cashier - Persistent caching for python functions

pylibmc - A Python wrapper around the libmemcached interface from TangentOrg.

Cachier - Persistent, stale-free, local and cross-machine caching for Python functions.

cachetools - Extensible memoizing collections and decorators