Here we compare between aws-lambda-local and node-lambda. In this comparison we will focus on the latest versions of both packages. The current versions are aws-lambda-local 2.0.6 and node-lambda 0.12.0.
Run AWS Lambda functions locally! The most lightweight library - no external dependencies. Only 100 lines of code.
It was authored
on Nov, 2015.
node-lambda, Command line tool for locally running and remotely deploying your node.js applications to Amazon Lambda. It was authored by motdotla on Nov, 2014.
When comparing both packages you notice that
node-lambda is the more popular package today
Stars on Github).
aws-lambda-local has fewer dependencies, fewer open issues and fewer open pull requests.
On the other hand, node-lambda has been out there for longer (since 3 years ago), it also has more versions, more frequent updates, a bigger community of maintainers, more weekly downloads, more monthly downloads, more stars on Github, more followers on Github and more forks.
In our review aws-lambda-local got 1,684 points and node-lambda got 7,923 points. The points are a summary of how big the community is and how well the package is maintained.
Lets dive deeper and have a look at some more details on both packages.
|description||Run AWS Lambda functions locally! The most lightweight library - no external dependencies. Only 100 lines of code.||Command line tool for locally running and remotely deploying your node.js applications to Amazon Lambda.|
|keywords||AWS Lambda, Local run||lambda, aws, amazon, amazon-lambda, aws-lambda, lambda-node, deploy, deployment|
|Related / similar packages|
|lambda-local, aws-sdk-mock, lambda-tester, jest||lambda-local, aws-sdk-mock, lambda-tester, mockeryjs|
|created||3 years ago (Nov, 2015)||4 years ago (Nov, 2014)|
|modified||4 days ago||a month ago|
|version average||every 2 months||every 21 days|
|open pull requests||0||1|
|install||npm i -S aws-lambda-local||npm i -S node-lambda|
|remove||npm r -S aws-lambda-local||npm r -S node-lambda|