scodec VS Avro4s

Compare scodec vs Avro4s and see what are their differences.


Scala combinator library for working with binary data (by scodec)


Avro schema generation and serialization / deserialization for Scala (by sksamuel)
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scodec Avro4s
1 0
739 631
1.1% -
8.2 8.6
16 days ago 6 days ago
Scala Scala
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License Apache License 2.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of scodec. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-22.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Avro4s. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing scodec and Avro4s you can also consider the following projects:

ScalaPB - Protocol buffer compiler for Scala.


Chill - Scala extensions for the Kryo serialization library


Scrooge - A Thrift parser/generator


ScalaBuff - the scala protocol buffers (protobuf) compiler

zio-protoquill - In Progress Dotty-based implementation of Quill

µPickle - uPickle: a simple, fast, dependency-free JSON & Binary (MessagePack) serialization library for Scala

msgpack - MessagePack serializer implementation for Scala /[Scala]