sqlc VS sqlx

Compare sqlc vs sqlx and see what are their differences.

sqlc

Generate type safe Go from SQL (by kyleconroy)

sqlx

general purpose extensions to golang's database/sql (by jmoiron)
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sqlc sqlx
29 19
4,289 11,121
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9.2 5.5
7 days ago about 1 month ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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sqlc

Posts with mentions or reviews of sqlc. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-27.

sqlx

Posts with mentions or reviews of sqlx. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-27.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing sqlc and sqlx you can also consider the following projects:

pgx - PostgreSQL driver and toolkit for Go

SQLBoiler - Generate a Go ORM tailored to your database schema.

go-sql-driver/mysql - Go MySQL Driver is a MySQL driver for Go's (golang) database/sql package

gomock - GoMock is a mocking framework for the Go programming language.

Squirrel - Fluent SQL generation for golang

ent - An entity framework for Go

GORM - The fantastic ORM library for Golang, aims to be developer friendly

fastlz - Wrap over FastLz for GoLang

SqlKata Query Builder - SQL query builder, written in c#, helps you build complex queries easily, supports SqlServer, MySql, PostgreSql, Oracle, Sqlite and Firebird

go-pg - Golang ORM with focus on PostgreSQL features and performance

pq - Pure Go Postgres driver for database/sql