SWIG VS V8

Compare SWIG vs V8 and see what are their differences.

SWIG

SWIG is a software development tool that connects programs written in C and C++ with a variety of high-level programming languages. (by swig)
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SWIG V8
15 41
4,523 19,695
1.5% 1.3%
9.8 10.0
6 days ago 3 months ago
C++ C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

SWIG

Posts with mentions or reviews of SWIG. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-22.

V8

Posts with mentions or reviews of V8. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-26.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing SWIG and V8 you can also consider the following projects:

Duktape - Duktape - embeddable Javascript engine with a focus on portability and compact footprint

cffi

CppSharp - Tools and libraries to glue C/C++ APIs to high-level languages

ChakraCore - ChakraCore is an open source Javascript engine with a C API. [Moved to: https://github.com/chakra-core/ChakraCore]

Lua - Lua is a powerful, efficient, lightweight, embeddable scripting language. It supports procedural programming, object-oriented programming, functional programming, data-driven programming, and data description.

Cython - The most widely used Python to C compiler

djinni

JavaCPP - The missing bridge between Java and native C++

JNA - Java Native Access

libffi - A portable foreign-function interface library.

ChaiScript - Embedded Scripting Language Designed for C++

PyCUDA - CUDA integration for Python, plus shiny features