timex VS quantum

Compare timex vs quantum and see what are their differences.

timex

A complete date/time library for Elixir projects. (by bitwalker)

quantum

:watch: Cron-like job scheduler for Elixir (by quantum-elixir)
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timex quantum
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1,592 1,973
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7.2 4.8
11 days ago 9 days ago
Elixir Elixir
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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timex

Posts with mentions or reviews of timex. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-03-06.

quantum

Posts with mentions or reviews of quantum. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-01.
  • Elixir: Practical Concurrency Cookbook
    2 projects | dev.to | 1 Apr 2021
    In some cases, we might want to run our code at specific times. Not necessarily every 3 minutes, but every day at 08.00AM. While this is perfectly achievable leveraging the same tools, I'll be pragmatic and recommend Quantum. It allows you to schedule the execution of functions with a cron syntax and takes away all the complexity of managing processes. It's a seasoned library, widely-adopted within the community, very lightweight... And extremely simple.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing timex and quantum you can also consider the following projects:

calendar - date-time and time zone handling in Elixir

tzdata - tzdata for Elixir. Born from the Calendar library.

Crontab - Parse Cron Expressions, Compose Cron Expression Strings and Caluclate Execution Dates.

Cronex - A cron like system built in Elixir, that you can mount in your supervision tree

milliseconds - Simple library to work with milliseconds

chronos - An elixir date/time library

filtrex - A library for performing and validating complex filters from a client (e.g. smart filters)

repeatex - Natural language for repeating dates

Ex_Cldr_Dates_Times - Date & times formatting functions for the Common Locale Data Repository (CLDR) package https://github.com/elixir-cldr/cldr

ex_ical - ICalendar parser for Elixir.