Category

HTTP clients

Easily interact with HTTP-based services

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, 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.
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.
3.63
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.
3.8
No release in over a year
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.
0.03
No release in over a year
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.
2.43
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/
16.44
Low commit activity in last 3 years
There's a lot of open issues
A long-lived project that still receives updates
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.
0.01
The project is in a healthy, maintained state
A client library for making HTTP requests from Ruby.
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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
0.13
No release in over 3 years
APISmith provides tools to make working with structured HTTP-based apis even easier.
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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).