re: What's the difference between a library and a framework? VIEW POST

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re: I agree, a framework dictates the architecture of your code, a library does not. I think React is a great example, because does force a component m...
 

React has a special place in this discussion.

I would like to add a comparison for to your statement "the framework dictates the architecture of your code", for the easier understanding the difference between them:

  • The framework is the foundation of your house.
  • The library is the garage that you have your tools in.

By that principle I think React can be both but it heavily depends on how you use it.

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