rewrite-migrate-java VS Modernizer

Compare rewrite-migrate-java vs Modernizer and see what are their differences.


Migrate to Java 11. Automatically. (by openrewrite)
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rewrite-migrate-java Modernizer
1 5
21 313
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8.9 6.3
6 days ago about 2 months ago
Kotlin Java
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of rewrite-migrate-java. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-25.
  • Detect uses of legacy Java or library APIs
    4 projects | | 25 Aug 2021
    Glad to see this, and appreciate all the work from the library author over the years. Lots of good information built in. I opened an issue on OpenRewrite to close the gap wherever recipes don't already exist to auto-remediate the things that this finds.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Modernizer. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-25.

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