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Pencil vs Pippo: What are the differences?

Developers describe Pencil as "A Microframework Inspired by Flask for Rust". A web application microframework for Rust. On the other hand, Pippo is detailed as "Web framework in Java". It's an open source (Apache License) micro web framework in Java, with minimal dependencies and a quick learning curve. The goal of this project is to create a micro web framework in Java that should be easy to use and hack. Pippo can be used in small and medium applications and also in applications based on micro services architecture.

Pencil and Pippo belong to "Microframeworks (Backend)" category of the tech stack.

Pencil and Pippo are both open source tools. It seems that Pencil with 871 GitHub stars and 43 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Pippo with 716 GitHub stars and 103 GitHub forks.

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    What is Pencil?

    A web application microframework for Rust

    What is Pippo?

    It's an open source (Apache License) micro web framework in Java, with minimal dependencies and a quick learning curve. The goal of this project is to create a micro web framework in Java that should be easy to use and hack. Pippo can be used in small and medium applications and also in applications based on micro services architecture.

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