General purpose HTTP / HTTPS client for node.js. Supports transparent gzip / deflate decoding. Successor of http-get.
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General purpose HTTP / HTTPS client for node.js. Supports transparent gzip / deflate decoding. Successor of http-get.

Installation

npm install http-request

Reference

System Requirements

Contributors

  • cmtt - options.timeout, fixed the broken handling of buffered response when retrying the request with options.nocompress
  • elarcent - HTTP Basic auth fix
  • Gil Pedersen - Fixed the stream handling
  • Stefan Klug - Added support for custom Agent