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19.32
A long-lived project that still receives updates
HTTP/REST API client library.
 Popularity
Downloads
124,438,416
Stars
4,269
Forks
649
Watchers
92
 Releases
Current version
0.15.4
Total releases
74
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
95%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
50%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
3,331
16.56
No release in over 3 years
Low commit activity in last 3 years
There's a lot of open issues
Use with Net::HTTP to do multipart form posts. IO values that have #content_type, #original_filename, and #local_path will be posted as a binary file.
 Popularity
Downloads
116,397,602
Stars
222
Forks
55
Watchers
11
 Releases
Current version
2.0.0
Total releases
11
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
41%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
78%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
213
14.91
No release in over a year
A simple HTTP and REST client for Ruby, inspired by the Sinatra microframework style of specifying actions: get, put, post, delete.
 Popularity
Downloads
91,861,306
Stars
4,536
Forks
779
Watchers
102
 Releases
Current version
2.0.2
Total releases
108
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
80%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
30%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
3,373
10.86
A long-lived project that still receives updates
EXtended http(s) CONnections
 Popularity
Downloads
73,474,639
Stars
915
Forks
220
Watchers
23
 Releases
Current version
0.62.0
Total releases
198
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
95%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
79%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
401
9.77
A long-lived project that still receives updates
Makes http fun! Also, makes consuming restful web services dead easy.
 Popularity
Downloads
55,108,646
Stars
4,725
Forks
795
Watchers
63
 Releases
Current version
0.16.3
Total releases
70
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
89%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
69%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
3,785
6.66
No release in over a year
gives something like the functionality of libwww-perl (LWP) in Ruby
 Popularity
Downloads
44,168,912
Stars
641
Forks
228
Watchers
28
 Releases
Current version
2.8.3
Total releases
52
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
76%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
63%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
651
4.06
A long-lived project that still receives updates
Like a modern code version of the mythical beast with 100 serpent heads, Typhoeus runs HTTP requests in parallel while cleanly encapsulating handling logic.
 Popularity
Downloads
20,369,170
Stars
3,430
Forks
354
Watchers
54
 Releases
Current version
1.3.1
Total releases
73
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
80%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
76%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
788
2.94
A long-lived project that still receives updates
The Mechanize library is used for automating interaction with websites. Mechanize automatically stores and sends cookies, follows redirects, and can follow links and submit forms. Form fields can be populated and submitted. Mechanize also keeps track of the sites that you have visited as a history.
 Popularity
Downloads
11,335,646
Stars
3,804
Forks
419
Watchers
90
 Releases
Current version
2.7.6
Total releases
77
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
85%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
63%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
825
2.75
A long-lived project that still receives updates
An easy-to-use client library for making requests from Ruby. It uses a simple method chaining system for building requests, similar to Python's Requests.
 Popularity
Downloads
14,167,556
Stars
2,346
Forks
192
Watchers
48
 Releases
Current version
4.0.0
Total releases
80
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
78%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
74%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
411
2.43
A long-lived project that still receives updates
Common interface for Ruby's HTTP libraries
 Popularity
Downloads
15,790,226
Stars
235
Forks
129
Watchers
11
 Releases
Current version
2.4.4
Total releases
49
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
91%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
73%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
109
1.82
There's a lot of open issues
A long-lived project that still receives updates
Curb (probably CUrl-RuBy or something) provides Ruby-language bindings for the libcurl(3), a fully-featured client-side URL transfer library. cURL and libcurl live at http://curl.haxx.se/
 Popularity
Downloads
9,350,374
Stars
1,172
Forks
205
Watchers
33
 Releases
Current version
0.9.7
Total releases
68
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
71%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
84%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
437
1.55
No release in over a year
EventMachine based, async HTTP Request client
 Popularity
Downloads
7,419,114
Stars
1,170
Forks
205
Watchers
31
 Releases
Current version
1.1.5
Total releases
30
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
95%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
67%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
340
0.38
A long-lived project that still receives updates
Ruby HTTP client library based on libcurl
 Popularity
Downloads
1,330,023
Stars
524
Forks
69
Watchers
16
 Releases
Current version
0.13.1
Total releases
38
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
97%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
84%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
81
0.29
Low commit activity in last 3 years
There's a lot of open issues
No release in over a year
Simple Ruby HTTP/REST client with a sane API
 Popularity
Downloads
1,015,890
Stars
510
Forks
28
Watchers
13
 Releases
Current version
1.1.3
Total releases
22
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
61%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
56%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
35
0.16
No release in over 3 years
APISmith provides tools to make working with structured HTTP-based apis even easier.
 Popularity
Downloads
559,272
 Releases
Current version
1.3.0
Total releases
4
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Reverse Dependencies
13
0.15
No release in over 3 years
Low commit activity in last 3 years
A framework and DSL to construct Ruby clients to RESTful web services.
 Popularity
Downloads
79,564
Stars
495
Forks
23
Watchers
15
 Releases
Current version
1.1.3
Total releases
23
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
75%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
55%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
21
0.14
No commit activity in last 3 years
No release in over 3 years
restfulie
 Popularity
Downloads
62,048
Stars
408
Forks
37
Watchers
22
 Releases
Current version
1.1.1
Total releases
21
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
75%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
52%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
3
0.1
A long-lived project that still receives updates
Hyperclient is a Ruby Hypermedia API client.
 Popularity
Downloads
187,233
Stars
142
Forks
34
Watchers
15
 Releases
Current version
0.9.0
Total releases
27
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
79%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
87%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
6
0.07
Low commit activity in last 3 years
A long-lived project that still receives updates
This gem adds possibility to access http response object from result of ActiveResource::Base find method
 Popularity
Downloads
258,781
Stars
43
Forks
17
Watchers
6
 Releases
Current version
1.2.0
Total releases
22
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
100%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
83%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
4
0.06
No release in over 3 years
Low commit activity in last 3 years
Persistent HTTP connections for HTTParty using the persistent_http gem. Keep the party alive!
 Popularity
Downloads
370,954
Stars
27
Forks
5
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
0.1.2
Total releases
3
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
33%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
80%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
6
0.05
No commit activity in last 3 years
No release in over 3 years
Evolve your API
 Popularity
Downloads
23,369
Stars
151
Forks
15
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
0.4.0
Total releases
17
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
100%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
76%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
2
0.04
The project is in a healthy, maintained state
Accessing REST services in a flexible way
 Popularity
Downloads
133,880
 Releases
Current version
1.7.4
Total releases
88
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Reverse Dependencies
7
0.03
Repository is archived
No commit activity in last 3 years
No release in over 3 years
There's a lot of open issues
A streaming REST client for Ruby, in C.
 Popularity
Downloads
5,343
Stars
107
Forks
3
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
0.1.4
Total releases
2
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
50%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
0
0.03
There's a lot of open issues
LHS ia a Rails-Gem, providing an ActiveRecord like interface to access HTTP-JSON-Services from Rails Applications. Special features provided by this gem are: Multiple endpoint configuration per resource, active-record-like query-chains, scopes, error handling, relations, request cycle cache, batch processing, including linked resources (hypermedia), data maps (data accessing), nested-resource handling, ActiveModel like backend validation conversion, formbuilder-compatible, three types of pagination support, service configuration per resource, kaminari-support and much more.
 Popularity
Downloads
98,805
Stars
74
Forks
1
Watchers
45
 Releases
Current version
16.1.2
Total releases
188
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
52%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
90%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
0
0.02
A long-lived project that still receives updates
Wrest is a fluent, easy-to-use, object oriented Ruby HTTP/REST client library with support for RFC2616 HTTP caching, multiple HTTP backends and async calls. It runs on CRuby and JRuby and is in production use at substantial scale.
 Popularity
Downloads
143,801
Stars
4
Forks
3
Watchers
3
 Releases
Current version
3.0.0
Total releases
71
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
5
0.02
No commit activity in last 3 years
No release in over 3 years
There's a lot of open issues
An opinionated Ruby-based Hypermedia API client.
 Popularity
Downloads
42,090
Stars
43
Forks
5
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
3.0.1
Total releases
29
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
62%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
100%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
0
0.02
No commit activity in last 3 years
No release in over 3 years
Api client easy to play with parallelism support!
 Popularity
Downloads
104,887
Stars
10
Forks
3
Watchers
9
 Releases
Current version
3.1.0
Total releases
46
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
100%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
100%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
0
0.01
No release in over 3 years
Remote API based model associations.
 Popularity
Downloads
30,257
 Releases
Current version
0.3.0
Total releases
9
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Reverse Dependencies
0
0.01
The project is in a healthy, maintained state
LHC is an extended/advanced HTTP client. Implementing basic http-communication enhancements like interceptors, exception handling, format handling, accessing response data, configuring endpoints and placeholders and fully compatible, RFC-compliant URL-template support.
 Popularity
Downloads
36,627
Stars
12
Forks
0
Watchers
47
 Releases
Current version
10.1.1
Total releases
84
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Issue Closure Rate
81%
Pull Request Acceptance Rate
86%
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
3
0.0
No commit activity in last 3 years
No release in over 3 years
A Wrapper around Net/HTTP which allows you to perform HTTP Requests. Gives you a simple API interface to send multipart requests. You can also send HTTP calls using the verbs OPTIONS, PATCH, MOVE, HEAD, TRACE
 Popularity
Downloads
17,798
Stars
1
Forks
0
Watchers
1
 Releases
Current version
1.0.4
Total releases
9
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
2
0.0
No commit activity in last 3 years
No release in over 3 years
This simple library implements HTCP protocol (www.htcp.org/) and could be used in any Ruby project to manage any HTCP-compliant caching server (authors use it for Squid 2.7 servers management).
 Popularity
Downloads
2,964
Stars
5
Forks
0
Watchers
1
 Releases
Current version
0.0.2
Total releases
1
First release
Latest release
 Activity
Average date of last 50 commits
Reverse Dependencies
0