WebSocket++ VS nghttp2

Compare WebSocket++ vs nghttp2 and see what are their differences.

WebSocket++

C++ websocket client/server library (by zaphoyd)

nghttp2

nghttp2 - HTTP/2 C Library and tools (by nghttp2)
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WebSocket++ nghttp2
3 1
5,512 3,991
- 0.8%
0.0 9.4
2 months ago 9 days ago
C++ C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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WebSocket++

Posts with mentions or reviews of WebSocket++. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-25.

nghttp2

Posts with mentions or reviews of nghttp2. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-05-11.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing WebSocket++ and nghttp2 you can also consider the following projects:

Boost.Beast - HTTP and WebSocket built on Boost.Asio in C++11

libwebsockets - canonical libwebsockets.org networking library

POCO - The POCO C++ Libraries are powerful cross-platform C++ libraries for building network- and internet-based applications that run on desktop, server, mobile, IoT, and embedded systems.

µWebSockets - Simple, secure & standards compliant web server for the most demanding of applications

C++ REST SDK - The C++ REST SDK is a Microsoft project for cloud-based client-server communication in native code using a modern asynchronous C++ API design. This project aims to help C++ developers connect to and interact with services.

libcurl - A command line tool and library for transferring data with URL syntax, supporting DICT, FILE, FTP, FTPS, GOPHER, GOPHERS, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, IMAPS, LDAP, LDAPS, MQTT, POP3, POP3S, RTMP, RTMPS, RTSP, SCP, SFTP, SMB, SMBS, SMTP, SMTPS, TELNET and TFTP. libcurl offers a myriad of powerful features

Proxygen - A collection of C++ HTTP libraries including an easy to use HTTP server.

Simple-WebSocket-Server

cpr - C++ Requests: Curl for People, a spiritual port of Python Requests.