tablib VS Kaitai Struct

Compare tablib vs Kaitai Struct and see what are their differences.


Python Module for Tabular Datasets in XLS, CSV, JSON, YAML, &c. (by jazzband)

Kaitai Struct

Kaitai Struct: declarative language to generate binary data parsers in C++ / C# / Go / Java / JavaScript / Lua / Nim / Perl / PHP / Python / Ruby (by kaitai-io)
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tablib Kaitai Struct
2 32
4,220 3,278
0.7% 1.9%
4.2 7.4
6 days ago 6 months ago
Python Shell
MIT License GPL-3.0-or-later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of tablib. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-13.

Kaitai Struct

Posts with mentions or reviews of Kaitai Struct. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-07.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing tablib and Kaitai Struct you can also consider the following projects:

Protobuf - Protocol Buffers - Google's data interchange format

csvkit - A suite of utilities for converting to and working with CSV, the king of tabular file formats.

Camelot - A Python library to extract tabular data from PDFs

pymorphy2 - Morphological analyzer / inflection engine for Russian and Ukrainian languages.

rizin - UNIX-like reverse engineering framework and command-line toolset.


Fast Parse - Writing Fast Parsers Fast in Scala

PDFMiner - Python PDF Parser (Not actively maintained). Check out pdfminer.six.

unoconv - Universal Office Converter - Convert between any document format supported by LibreOffice/OpenOffice.

Scopt - command line options parsing for Scala

python-docx - Create and modify Word documents with Python

Python-Markdown - A Python implementation of John Gruber’s Markdown with Extension support.