pybind11 VS sparsehash

Compare pybind11 vs sparsehash and see what are their differences.


Seamless operability between C++11 and Python (by pybind)


C++ associative containers (by sparsehash)
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pybind11 sparsehash
42 -
14,708 1,508
1.5% 1.1%
8.7 0.0
6 days ago over 2 years ago
C++ C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of pybind11. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-11-06.


Posts with mentions or reviews of sparsehash. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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

What are some alternatives?

When comparing pybind11 and sparsehash you can also consider the following projects:

PyO3 - Rust bindings for the Python interpreter

sparsehash-c11 - Experimental C++11 version of sparsehash

nanobind - nanobind: tiny and efficient C++/Python bindings

PEGTL - Parsing Expression Grammar Template Library

Optional Argument in C++ - Named Optional Arguments in C++17

Hopscotch map - C++ implementation of a fast hash map and hash set using hopscotch hashing

setuptools-rust - Setuptools plugin for Rust support

Hashmaps - Various open addressing hashmap algorithms in C++

Learn Project - go study

sol2 - Sol3 (sol2 v3.0) - a C++ <-> Lua API wrapper with advanced features and top notch performance - is here, and it's great! Documentation:

FunctionalPlus - Functional Programming Library for C++. Write concise and readable C++ code.