Code Quality Rank: L1
Programming language: C++
Tags: Scripting    

V8 alternatives and related libraries

Based on the "Scripting" category

  • ChakraCore

    -A JavaScript engine by Microsoft that can be embedded into nodejs. [MIT]
  • Cython

    8.8 9.6 L2 V8 VS Cython
    Cython is an optimising static compiler for both the Python programming language and the extended Cython programming language (based on Pyrex). It makes writing C extensions for Python as easy as Python itself. [Apache] website
  • SWIG

    8.3 9.5 L5 V8 VS SWIG
    A wrapper/interface Generator that let you link your c++ code to Javascript, Perl, PHP, Python, Tcl and Ruby. [GPL/Output not licensed]
  • Duktape

    8.3 8.5 L2 V8 VS Duktape
    An embeddable Javascript engine with compact footprint. [MIT] website
  • JavaCpp

    8.0 8.4 L1 V8 VS JavaCpp
    The missing bridge between Java and native C++. [Apache2]
  • djinni

    A tool for generating cross-language type declarations and interface bindings. [Apache2]
  • CppSharp

    7.2 9.0 L2 V8 VS CppSharp
    Tools and libraries to glue C/C++ APIs to high-level languages. [MIT]
  • ChaiScript

    An easy to use embedded scripting language for C++. [BSD] website
  • Lua

    7.2 0.0 L3 V8 VS Lua
    A minimal and fast scripting engine for configuration files and basic application scripting. [MIT]
  • libffi

    A portable foreign-function interface library. [MIT] website
  • sol2

    6.9 8.7 V8 VS sol2
    Sol v2.0 - a C++ <-> Lua API wrapper with advanced features and top notch performance - is here, and it's great! Documentation:
  • nbind

    Magical headers that make your C++ library accessible from JavaScript. [MIT]
  • V7

    6.4 0.0 L3 V8 VS V7
    An embedded JavaScript engine. [GPL2]
  • ctypes.sh

    A foreign function interface for bash. [MIT]
  • cppimport

    Import C++ files directly from Python! [MIT]
  • v8pp

    4.6 6.1 L4 V8 VS v8pp
    Bind C++ functions and classes into V8 JavaScript engine
  • luacxx

    2.8 0.0 L1 V8 VS luacxx
    C++11 API for creating Lua bindings. [MIT]
  • shpp

    2.2 1.6 L4 V8 VS shpp
    Call C++ functions from an interactive shell
  • tbing

    Templates-based bindings and interfaces generator for C++
  • Boost.Python

    A C++ library which enables seamless interoperability between C++ and the Python programming language. [Boost]
  • SIP

    C/C++ Bindings Generator for Python v2 and v3. [GPL]

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