naga VS SPIRV-Cross

Compare naga vs SPIRV-Cross and see what are their differences.


Universal shader translation in Rust (by gfx-rs)


SPIRV-Cross is a practical tool and library for performing reflection on SPIR-V and disassembling SPIR-V back to high level languages. (by KhronosGroup)
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naga SPIRV-Cross
22 10
1,115 1,602
2.9% 1.6%
9.1 9.3
6 days ago 5 days ago
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of naga. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-29.


Posts with mentions or reviews of SPIRV-Cross. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-11.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing naga and SPIRV-Cross you can also consider the following projects:

wgsl-cheat-sheet - Cheat sheet for WGSL syntax for developers coming from GLSL.

shaderc - A collection of tools, libraries, and tests for Vulkan shader compilation.

rust-gpu - 🐉 Making Rust a first-class language and ecosystem for GPU shaders 🚧

wgsl.vim - WGSL syntax highlight for vim

wgsl-mode - Emacs syntax highlighting for the WebGPU Shading Language (WGSL)

gpuweb - Where the GPU for the Web work happens! - A digital museum of video game levels

learn-wgpu - Guide for using gfx-rs's wgpu library.

vscode-wgsl - VsCode Syntax highlight for WGSL files

wgpu - Safe and portable GPU abstraction in Rust, implementing WebGPU API.

WASI - WebAssembly System Interface