shelf VS aqueduct

Compare shelf vs aqueduct and see what are their differences.

shelf

Web server middleware for Dart (by dart-lang)

aqueduct

Dart HTTP server framework for building REST APIs. Includes PostgreSQL ORM and OAuth2 provider. (by stablekernel)
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shelf aqueduct
25 10
690 2,357
3.6% -
6.9 1.2
18 days ago over 1 year ago
Dart Dart
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License
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shelf

Posts with mentions or reviews of shelf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-17.
  • Serverside Dart
    5 projects | dev.to | 17 Nov 2022
    In this blog, I will talk about the benchmarks of Flask (Python), Express (JavaScript), Shelf (Dart), dart_frog (Dart) and Conduit (Dart), and my opinions on Dart on the server side.
  • Server-side Dart
    4 projects | dev.to | 3 Oct 2022
    There was a time, I want to start a new project and have to choose what technologies to use for the frontend and backend parts as well. Research gets me to Aqueduct and Shelf, both of them weren't looking actively developing and supported and that leads me to the idea to make my own small micro-framework like Echo for Golang or Bottle for Python. And it was easy to decide: I've had time and motivation :)
  • Dart Frog
    6 projects | dev.to | 10 Sep 2022
    Dart Frog 🐸 es un framework web construido sobre Shelf inspirado por Next.JS, Remix y Express.
  • Are you using monorepos?
    9 projects | reddit.com/r/FlutterDev | 1 Jun 2022
    We are't using one of the frameworks for Dart on the backend (Conduit, Dart Frog) and instead built on top of shelf for both the projects we've used Dart on the backend for - one we went for a gRPC approach and the implemented a REST API.
  • Dart - From scratch to deploy 🚀
    4 projects | dev.to | 5 May 2022
  • Deployment of a Dart Server on Heroku
    3 projects | dev.to | 9 Apr 2022
    We also need a software service that we already built in the videos mentioned above. The service we want to deploy will use the shelf server from Dart hat we already run locally and make our first requests. But this will also work if you use a aqueduct server or a conduit server.
  • Examples of “beautiful” dart code
    7 projects | reddit.com/r/dartlang | 26 Mar 2022
    The shelf package has always looked very well-written to me. I like the way functions and function typedefs are preferred over classes, how it uses short and simple source files, and usages of streams for requests and responses. This package makes good use of language and SDK features that only work in Dart.
  • From Python to Dart - Day 2, Meet the dart CLI
    7 projects | dev.to | 7 Mar 2022
    | console-simple | A simple console application (basic template). | | ---------------- | -------------------------------------------------- ----- | | console-full | Console application with tests. | | package-simple | A starting point for Dart libraries or apps. | | server-shelf | Server based on shelf. | | web-simple | Web application with core libraries. |
  • Dart out of Flutter
    8 projects | reddit.com/r/dartlang | 14 Feb 2022
    You might want to look at shelf. The whole backend of pub.dev runs on that.
  • Backend with Dart? Yes, you can!
    2 projects | dev.to | 9 Feb 2022
    https://pub.dev/packages/shelf import 'package:shelf/shelf.dart'; import 'package:shelf/shelf_io.dart' as shelf_io; void main() async {  var handler =  const Pipeline().addMiddleware(logRequests()).addHandler(_echoRequest); var server = await shelf_io.serve(handler, 'localhost', 8080); // Enable content compression  server.autoCompress = true; print('Serving at http://${server.address.host}:${server.port}'); } Response _echoRequest(Request request) =>  Response.ok('Request for "${request.url}"');

aqueduct

Posts with mentions or reviews of aqueduct. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-03-15.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing shelf and aqueduct you can also consider the following projects:

angel - [ARCHIVED] A polished, production-ready backend framework in Dart for the VM, AOT, and Flutter.

jaguar - Jaguar, a server framework built for speed, simplicity and extensible. ORM, Session, Authentication & Authorization, OAuth

dart-express - Express-like HTTP framework written in Dart

drogon - Drogon: A C++14/17 based HTTP web application framework running on Linux/macOS/Unix/Windows [Moved to: https://github.com/drogonframework/drogon]

shelf_plus

pub-dev - Pub.dev, the Dart package repository, written in Dart

aspectd - AOP for Flutter(Dart)

angular - Fast and productive web framework provided by Dart

conduit - Dart HTTP server framework for building REST APIs. Includes PostgreSQL ORM and OAuth2 provider.

args - A command-line argument parsing library for Dart.

functions-framework-dart - FaaS (Function as a service) framework for writing portable Dart functions