refined VS cats

Compare refined vs cats and see what are their differences.

refined

Refinement types for Scala (by fthomas)

cats

Lightweight, modular, and extensible library for functional programming. (by typelevel)
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refined cats
9 24
1,515 4,705
- 0.6%
8.4 9.7
4 days ago about 24 hours ago
Scala Scala
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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refined

Posts with mentions or reviews of refined. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-26.

cats

Posts with mentions or reviews of cats. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing refined and cats you can also consider the following projects:

Shapeless - Generic programming for Scala

Scalaz - Principled Functional Programming in Scala

ZIO - ZIO — A type-safe, composable library for async and concurrent programming in Scala

Scala Async - An asynchronous programming facility for Scala

Monocle - Optics library for Scala

ScalaTest - A testing tool for Scala and Java developers

Quicklens - Modify deeply nested case class fields

Scala Graph - Graph for Scala is intended to provide basic graph functionality seamlessly fitting into the Scala Collection Library. Like the well known members of scala.collection, Graph for Scala is an in-memory graph library aiming at editing and traversing graphs, finding cycles etc. in a user-friendly way.

Hamsters - A mini Scala utility library

cats-effect - The pure asynchronous runtime for Scala

Twitter Util - Wonderful reusable code from Twitter