semaphore VS workerpool

Compare semaphore vs workerpool and see what are their differences.

semaphore

🚦 Semaphore pattern implementation with timeout of lock/unlock operations. (by kamilsk)

workerpool

Go simple async worker pool (by vardius)
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semaphore workerpool
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Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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semaphore

Posts with mentions or reviews of semaphore. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

workerpool

Posts with mentions or reviews of workerpool. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-07-09.
  • Implementing Worker Pools in Go - Go Concurrency
    4 projects | /r/golang | 9 Jul 2021
    This is a good starting point. As a next step you could introduce some already existing library, for example these ones: https://github.com/benmanns/goworker https://github.com/vardius/worker-pool https://github.com/xxjwxc/gowp

What are some alternatives?

When comparing semaphore and workerpool you can also consider the following projects:

ants - 🐜🐜🐜 ants is a high-performance and low-cost goroutine pool in Go./ ants ζ˜―δΈ€δΈͺι«˜ζ€§θƒ½δΈ”δ½ŽζŸθ€—ηš„ goroutine 池。

pond - πŸ”˜ Minimalistic and High-performance goroutine worker pool written in Go

semaphore go - Fast resizable golang semaphore primitive

go-waitgroup - A sync.WaitGroup with error handling and concurrency control

goworker - goworker is a Go-based background worker that runs 10 to 100,000* times faster than Ruby-based workers.

neilotoole/errgroup - errgroup with goroutine worker limits

tunny - A goroutine pool for Go

grpool - Lightweight Goroutine pool

Goflow - Simply way to control goroutines execution order based on dependencies

pool - :speedboat: a limited consumer goroutine or unlimited goroutine pool for easier goroutine handling and cancellation