Macaron vs TurboGears: What are the differences?
Developers describe Macaron as "A high productive and modular web framework in Go". Macaron is a modular web framework for Go with middlewares that allow you to easily plugin/unplugin features for your Macaron applications. On the other hand, TurboGears is detailed as "The Web Framework that scales with you". It is a Python web application framework consisting of several WSGI components such as WebOb, SQLAlchemy, Genshi and Repoze. It is built on top of the experience of several next generation web frameworks including TurboGears1 (of course), Django, and Rails.
Macaron and TurboGears can be categorized as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.
Some of the features offered by Macaron are:
- Powerful routing with suburl
- Flexible routes combinations
- Unlimited nested group routers
On the other hand, TurboGears provides the following key features:
- Rapid Web Application development
- Data Persistance
- Transaction manager to help with multi-dababase deployments
Macaron is an open source tool with 2.82K GitHub stars and 246 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Macaron's open source repository on GitHub.