A common interface for Ruby's HTTP libraries.
HTTPI is available through Rubygems and can be installed via:
$ gem install httpi
or add it to your Gemfile like this:
gem 'httpi', '~> 2.1.0'
require "httpi" # create a request object request = HTTPI::Request.new request.url = "http://example.com" # and pass it to a request method HTTPI.get(request) # use a specific adapter per request HTTPI.get(request, :curb) # or specify a global adapter to use HTTPI.adapter = :httpclient # and execute arbitary requests HTTPI.request(:custom, request)
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