ktlint VS kotlinx-kover

Compare ktlint vs kotlinx-kover and see what are their differences.

ktlint

An anti-bikeshedding Kotlin linter with built-in formatter (by pinterest)
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ktlint kotlinx-kover
5 2
5,284 777
0.8% 3.5%
9.5 6.7
5 days ago 11 days ago
Kotlin Kotlin
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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ktlint

Posts with mentions or reviews of ktlint. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-29.
  • Ask HN: What is a modern Java environment?
    22 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 29 Mar 2022
    Ktlint + Detekt: Kotlin linting/static analysis (https://ktlint.github.io, https://detekt.github.io/detekt)
  • Supercharge your Kotlin Project
    5 projects | dev.to | 20 Oct 2021
    apply plugin: "org.jlleitschuh.gradle.ktlint" ktlint { // https://github.com/pinterest/ktlint/releases version = "0.42.1" reporters { reporter "plain" reporter "checkstyle" reporter "html" } outputColorName = "RED" }
    5 projects | dev.to | 20 Oct 2021
    Linting is the process of analyzing code for potential errors and one of the ways we can do that in Kotlin is using Ktlint. As per the documentation:

kotlinx-kover

Posts with mentions or reviews of kotlinx-kover. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-29.
  • Ask HN: What is a modern Java environment?
    22 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 29 Mar 2022
    - Language: Java 17 or Kotlin

    - API Layer: For tiny projects, Vert.x API directly, for larger projects Quarkus

    - DB: Postgres, in-memory H2 for simple stuff

    - Testing: JUnit 5, Testcontainers to automatically start + stop DB Docker containers with tests, Mockito or Mockk (Kotlin) for mocks

    - Dependency Injection: CDI (built into Quarkus, for Vert.x you can initalize Weld when the app starts)

    - Build tool: Gradle with Kotlin DSL

    - Other tools:

      Kover: automatic code-coverage reports from JaCoCo/IntelliJ (https://github.com/Kotlin/kotlinx-kover)

What are some alternatives?

When comparing ktlint and kotlinx-kover you can also consider the following projects:

detekt - Static code analysis for Kotlin

sonarlint-intellij - SonarLint for IntelliJ

ktfmt-gradle - A Gradle plugin to apply ktfmt to your builds, and reformat you Kotlin source code like a glimpse 🧹🐘

dokka - Documentation Engine for Kotlin

ktlint-gradle - A ktlint gradle plugin

CrunchyCalendar — awesome calendar widget for android apps - A beautiful material calendar with endless scroll, range selection and a lot more!

keplin - Secure Kotlin scripting and binary lambda-scripts

Credit Card Scanner - Android Credit Card Scanner using CameraX and ML Kit

kotlin-android-template - Android + Kotlin + Github Actions + ktlint + Detekt + Gradle Kotlin DSL + buildSrc = ❤️

KotlinW - A small wrapper for the Kotlin compiler that can be used to execute .kts scripts

jtransc - Bytecode to source converting Java & Kotlin code into JavaScript, C++, D, C#, PHP, AS3, Dart and Haxe and run it everywhere. Also use JVM code in your favourite language as a library.

ColdStorage - Lightweight data loading and caching library for android