mockit VS hoverfly

Compare mockit vs hoverfly and see what are their differences.


Library that make mocking of Go functions/methods easy (by pasdam)


Lightweight service virtualization/API simulation tool for developers and testers (by SpectoLabs)
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mockit hoverfly
1 1
9 1,884
- 0.5%
4.9 6.7
6 days ago 28 days ago
Go Go
GNU General Public License v3.0 only Apache License 2.0
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  • API Mock Testing Frameworks
    2 projects | | 28 Jan 2022
    What is your recommendation? Is there one widely used in the Golang community? I have come across hoverfly, but I wanted to have a few to perform a good benchmark exercise. Thanks

What are some alternatives?

When comparing mockit and hoverfly you can also consider the following projects:

gomock - GoMock is a mocking framework for the Go programming language.

httpmock - HTTP mocking for Golang

mockery - A mock code autogenerator for Golang

gock - HTTP traffic mocking and testing made easy in Go ༼ʘ̚ل͜ʘ̚༽

go-localstack - Go Wrapper for using localstack

go-sqlmock - Sql mock driver for golang to test database interactions

monkey - Monkey patching in Go

govcr - HTTP mock for Golang: record and replay HTTP/HTTPS interactions for offline testing

mockhttp - Mock object for Go http.ResponseWriter

httpexpect - End-to-end HTTP and REST API testing for Go.