A toolkit for SQLite databases, with a focus on application development (by groue)

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GRDB.swift reviews and mentions

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  • Question about Apple's review
    6 projects | /r/iOSProgramming | 17 May 2023
    The 3rd party library I use GRDB SwiftyUserDefaults Kingfisher SwiftDate Popovers
  • The most amazing project documentation you saw
    2 projects | /r/swift | 12 Mar 2023
  • GRDB-ORM, an ORM for GRDB - Swift SQLite
    2 projects | /r/swift | 18 Jan 2023
  • How to decide between JSON and CoreData?
    4 projects | /r/iOSProgramming | 28 Oct 2022
    Check the performance comparison page. GRDB comes with a convenient and ready-made support for Swift Codable that performs quite well. When needed, it is possible to write less convenient but optimized record types that add very little overhead to SQLite, and perform really well.
    4 projects | /r/iOSProgramming | 28 Oct 2022
    Multi-threading is precisely described in the GRDB Concurrency Guide.
    4 projects | /r/iOSProgramming | 28 Oct 2022
    Real + coredata both uses classes (and Realm even with some weird dynamic annotation before each property afaik). This means allocations and slowiness. GRDB performs pretty well:
  • SwiftUI friendly, low impact alternative to CoreData?
    4 projects | /r/SwiftUI | 25 Jun 2022
    I really like GRDB: It's incredibly well built, uses all the new and shiny Swift features and has all the things you described.
  • SQLite for swift?
    6 projects | /r/swift | 3 Apr 2022
  • Core Data vs Realm performance analysis
    3 projects | /r/iOSProgramming | 5 Feb 2022
    Instead of either of these options, I would highly recommend checking out GRDB instead. It's a very nice SQLite wrapper that helps you avoid many of the concurrency issues affecting both Core Data and Realm:
    3 projects | /r/iOSProgramming | 5 Feb 2022
    Its performances are indeed not bad: One could say that Realm performances are exaggerated in their marketing materials, and that SQLite is unmatched, and by far.
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