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CodeIgniter-REST Client

CodeIgniter-REST Client is a CodeIgniter library which makes it easy to do use REST services/API's such as Twitter, Facebook and Flickr, wether they are public or hidden behind HTTP Basic/Digest.


  1. PHP 5.1+
  2. CodeIgniter 1.6.x - 2.0-dev
  3. cURL
  4. CodeIgniter Curl library:


$this->load->library('rest', array(
    'server' => ''

$tweets = $this->rest->get('statuses/user_timeline/'.$username.'.xml');

This is clearly a VERY simple example and more can much more can be done with it. For up-to-date documentation keep an eye on the following link: