msgpack VS scodec

Compare msgpack vs scodec and see what are their differences.


MessagePack serializer implementation for Scala /[Scala] (by msgpack)


Scala combinator library for working with binary data (by scodec)
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msgpack scodec
0 1
89 739
- 1.1%
0.0 8.1
over 3 years ago 5 days ago
Shell Scala
- BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of msgpack. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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


Posts with mentions or reviews of scodec. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-22.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing msgpack and scodec you can also consider the following projects:


Chill - Scala extensions for the Kryo serialization library

ScalaBuff - the scala protocol buffers (protobuf) compiler


ScalaPB - Protocol buffer compiler for Scala.

zio-protoquill - In Progress Dotty-based implementation of Quill

Scrooge - A Thrift parser/generator


µPickle - uPickle: a simple, fast, dependency-free JSON & Binary (MessagePack) serialization library for Scala

Avro4s - Avro schema generation and serialization / deserialization for Scala