Category

HTTP clients

Easily interact with HTTP-based services

16.02
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.
15.73
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.
4.88
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.
3.92
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 hist...
3.35
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.
2.41
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/
0.4
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
0.25
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.
0.15
No release in over 3 years
APISmith provides tools to make working with structured HTTP-based apis even easier.
0.09
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
0.07
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!
0.05
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, batc...
0.05
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.
0.03
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.
0.03
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.
0.01
The project is in a healthy, maintained state
A client library for making HTTP requests from Ruby.
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.
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).
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