konfig VS kelseyhightower/envconfig

Compare konfig vs kelseyhightower/envconfig and see what are their differences.


Composable, observable and performant config handling for Go for the distributed processing era (by lalamove)


Golang library for managing configuration data from environment variables (by kelseyhightower)
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konfig kelseyhightower/envconfig
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over 1 year ago 7 months ago
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MIT License MIT License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of kelseyhightower/envconfig. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-23.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing konfig and kelseyhightower/envconfig you can also consider the following projects:

viper - Go configuration with fangs

env - A simple and zero-dependencies library to parse environment variables into structs.

koanf - Simple, lightweight, extensible, configuration management library for Go. Support for JSON, TOML, YAML, env, command line, file, S3 etc. Alternative to viper.

go-ssm-config - Go utility for loading configuration parameters from AWS SSM (Parameter Store)

hocon - go implementation of lightbend's HOCON configuration library https://github.com/lightbend/config

configuro - An opinionated configuration loading framework for Containerized and Cloud-Native applications.

confita - Load configuration in cascade from multiple backends into a struct

ini - Package ini provides INI file read and write functionality in Go