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HTTP clients

Easily interact with HTTP-based services

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HTTP/REST API client library.
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Use with Net::HTTP to do multipart form postspec. IO values that have #content_type, #original_filename, and #local_path will be posted as a binary file.
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A simple HTTP and REST client for Ruby, inspired by the Sinatra microframework style of specifying actions: get, put, post, delete.
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EXtended http(s) CONnections
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gives something like the functionality of libwww-perl (LWP) in Ruby
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Makes http fun! Also, makes consuming restful web services dead easy.
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Like a modern code version of the mythical beast with 100 serpent heads, Typhoeus runs HTTP requests in parallel while cleanly encapsulating handling logic.
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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.
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Common interface for Ruby's HTTP libraries
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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/
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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.
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EventMachine based, async HTTP Request client
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Ruby HTTP client library based on libcurl
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Simple Ruby HTTP/REST client with a sane API
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APISmith provides tools to make working with structured HTTP-based apis even easier.
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Persistent HTTP connections for HTTParty using the persistent_http gem. Keep the party alive!
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This gem adds possibility to access http response object from result of ActiveResource::Base find method
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Hyperclient is a Ruby Hypermedia API client.
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Accessing REST services in a flexible way
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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.
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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.
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Api client easy to play with parallelism support!
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A framework and DSL to construct Ruby clients to RESTful web services.
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A client library for making HTTP requests from Ruby.
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Remote API based model associations.
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An opinionated Ruby-based Hypermedia API client.
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restfulie
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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.
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Evolve your API
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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
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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).
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A streaming REST client for Ruby, in C.
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