ppx_deriving VS goderive

Compare ppx_deriving vs goderive and see what are their differences.


Type-driven code generation for OCaml (by ocaml-ppx)


Derives and generates mundane golang functions that you do not want to maintain yourself (by awalterschulze)
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ppx_deriving goderive
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337 956
2.1% -
4.3 4.7
about 2 months ago about 1 month ago
OCaml Go
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing ppx_deriving and goderive you can also consider the following projects:

goverter - Generate type-safe Go converters by simply defining an interface

go-enum - An enum generator for go

ppx_sexp_conv - Generation of S-expression conversion functions from type definitions

typeregistry - create type dynamically in Golang

gotype - Golang source code parsing, usage like reflect package

generis - Versatile Go code generator.

GoWrap - GoWrap is a command line tool for generating decorators for Go interfaces

jennifer - Jennifer is a code generator for Go

go-xray - Helpers for making the use of reflection easier