Magic Enum C++ VS rttr

Compare Magic Enum C++ vs rttr and see what are their differences.

Magic Enum C++

Static reflection for enums (to string, from string, iteration) for modern C++, work with any enum type without any macro or boilerplate code (by Neargye)
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Magic Enum C++ rttr
44 2
3,918 2,759
- 2.6%
0.0 0.0
6 days ago over 1 year ago
C++ C++
MIT License MIT License
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Magic Enum C++

Posts with mentions or reviews of Magic Enum C++. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-07-08.


Posts with mentions or reviews of rttr. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-08.
  • Introduce my in-house game engine
    4 projects | /r/gamedev | 8 Jan 2022
    I think this library is really nice. Because it doesn't require bothersome macros like this library
  • Is RTTR still being actively developed?
    2 projects | /r/cpp | 28 Jun 2021
    Does anybody know if the RTTR library is still being actively developed? The Github repository hasn't seen any activity in over a year and a half:

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Magic Enum C++ and rttr you can also consider the following projects:

Nameof C++ - Nameof operator for modern C++, simply obtain the name of a variable, type, function, macro, and enum

Protobuf - Protocol Buffers - Google's data interchange format

cereal - A C++11 library for serialization

FlatBuffers - FlatBuffers: Memory Efficient Serialization Library

Boost.Serialization - serialization module

pfr - std::tuple like methods for user defined types without any macro or boilerplate code

Bitsery - Your binary serialization library

wise_enum - A reflective enum implementation for C++

protozero - Minimalist protocol buffer decoder and encoder in C++

cppbor - An implementation of cbor using C++ 17 variants

MessagePack - MessagePack implementation for C and C++ /[C/C++]

tomlplusplus - Header-only TOML config file parser and serializer for C++17.