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cURL vs Guzzle: What are the differences?
What is cURL? Command Line Tool and Library for Transferring Data With URLs. Used in command lines or scripts to transfer data. It is also used in cars, television sets, routers, printers, audio equipment, mobile phones, tablets, and is the internet transfer backbone for thousands of software applications affecting billions of humans daily.
What is Guzzle? PHP HTTP client that makes it easy to send HTTP requests and trivial to integrate with web services. Guzzle is a PHP HTTP client that makes it easy to send HTTP requests and trivial to integrate with web services.
cURL can be classified as a tool in the "File Transfer" category, while Guzzle is grouped under "Microframeworks (Backend)".
cURL and Guzzle are both open source tools. Guzzle with 17.1K GitHub stars and 1.95K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than cURL with 14K GitHub stars and 3.09K GitHub forks.
Wireless Logic, Cherry, and Prombox are some of the popular companies that use Guzzle, whereas cURL is used by Kosada, mytaxi, and immmr. Guzzle has a broader approval, being mentioned in 10 company stacks & 7 developers stacks; compared to cURL, which is listed in 5 company stacks and 7 developer stacks.
Pros of cURL
- Quickly view HTTP headers1