Sequel vs Pg_timetable: What are the differences?
Sequel: The database toolkit for Ruby. It is a simple, flexible, and powerful SQL database access toolkit for Ruby. It includes a comprehensive ORM layer for mapping records to Ruby objects and handling associated records; Pg_timetable: PostgreSQL Job Scheduling. It is an advanced job scheduler for PostgreSQL, offering many advantages over traditional schedulers such as cron and others. It is completely database driven and provides a couple of advanced concepts.
Sequel and Pg_timetable can be primarily classified as "Database" tools.
Some of the features offered by Sequel are:
- Provides thread safety, connection pooling and a concise DSL for constructing SQL queries and table schemas.
- Supports advanced database features such as prepared statements, bound variables, stored procedures, savepoints, two-phase commit, transaction isolation, primary/replica configurations, and database sharding
- Includes a comprehensive ORM layer for mapping records to Ruby objects and handling associated records
On the other hand, Pg_timetable provides the following key features:
- Tasks can be arranged in chains
- A chain can consist of SQL and executables
- Parameters can be passed to chains
Sequel is an open source tool with 4.15K GitHub stars and 923 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Sequel's open source repository on GitHub.