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Insomnia REST Client

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Insomnia is a cross-platform REST client, built on top of Electron.

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Development on Insomnia can be done on Windows, Mac, and Linux with few requirements and only requires NodeJS 7.4 and Git to get started.

# Install dependencies and build addons for Electron
npm install
npm run rebuild

# Start app
npm run dev

# Run tests
npm test


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