konfig VS koanf

Compare konfig vs koanf and see what are their differences.


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


Simple, lightweight, extensible, configuration management library for Go. Support for JSON, TOML, YAML, env, command line, file, S3 etc. Alternative to viper. (by knadh)
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konfig koanf
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over 1 year ago 18 days ago
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MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of konfig. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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


Posts with mentions or reviews of koanf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing konfig and koanf you can also consider the following projects:

viper - Go configuration with fangs

config - JSON or YAML configuration wrapper with convenient access methods.

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

go-simple-config - open source for accessing and storing configuration

gcfg - read INI-style configuration files into Go structs; supports user-defined types and subsections

envconfig - Small library to read your configuration from environment variables

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

go-ini - automatic mirror of https://git.sr.ht/~spc/go-ini

kelseyhightower/envconfig - Golang library for managing configuration data from environment variables

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

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