sqlx VS go-sql-driver/mysql

Compare sqlx vs go-sql-driver/mysql and see what are their differences.


general purpose extensions to golang's database/sql (by jmoiron)


Go MySQL Driver is a MySQL driver for Go's (golang) database/sql package (by go-sql-driver)
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sqlx go-sql-driver/mysql
62 18
13,447 13,144
- 1.1%
0.0 5.9
4 days ago 7 days ago
Go Go
MIT License Mozilla Public License 2.0
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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 2023-03-15.


Posts with mentions or reviews of go-sql-driver/mysql. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-23.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing sqlx and go-sql-driver/mysql you can also consider the following projects:

pgx - PostgreSQL driver and toolkit for Go

sqlc - Generate type-safe code from SQL

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

Squirrel - Fluent SQL generation for golang

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

ent - An entity framework for Go

pq - Pure Go Postgres driver for database/sql

migrate - Database migrations. CLI and Golang library.

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

go-sqlite3 - sqlite3 driver for go using database/sql

fastlz - Wrap over FastLz for GoLang