Grunt vs. Brunch vs. Fly.js

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What is Grunt?

The less work you have to do when performing repetitive tasks like minification, compilation, unit testing, linting, etc, the easier your job becomes. After you've configured it, a task runner can do most of that mundane work for you—and your team—with basically zero effort.

What is Brunch?

Brunch is an assembler for HTML5 applications. It's agnostic to frameworks, libraries, programming, stylesheet & templating languages and backend technology.

What is Fly.js?

Fly is a modern build system for Node based in co-routines, generators and promises. Fly has robust error handling, callback heaven, cascading tasks, parallel execution and a simple API. See the documentation to learn more about how to use Fly and write your own plugins.

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Why do developers choose Grunt?
Why do you like Grunt?

Why do developers choose Brunch?
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Why do developers choose Fly.js?
Why do you like Fly.js?


What are the cons of using Grunt?
No Cons submitted yet for Grunt
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What are the cons of using Brunch?
No Cons submitted yet for Brunch
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What are the cons of using Fly.js?
No Cons submitted yet for Fly.js
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How much does Grunt cost?
How much does Brunch cost?
How much does Fly.js cost?


What companies use Grunt?
995 companies on StackShare use Grunt
What companies use Brunch?
19 companies on StackShare use Brunch
What companies use Fly.js?
0 companies on StackShare use Fly.js


What tools integrate with Grunt?
11 tools on StackShare integrate with Grunt
What tools integrate with Brunch?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Brunch
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Grunt, Brunch, and Fly.js?

  • Webpack - A bundler for javascript and friends
  • gulp - The streaming build system
  • Parcel - 📦🚀 A fast, zero configuration web application bundler
  • Webpacker - Use Webpack to manage app-like JavaScript modules in Rails (by Rails)

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