vREST Utility which provides the following functions:
- Executes a system command via REST API
- Executes a DB query via REST API
- Converts CSV to JSON via REST API
- Fires multipart request
- Reads Text files via REST API
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Setup / Installation
Step by step guide to install vutil:
Clone / download the vutil repository in the directory of your choice.
If you have installed git, then you may clone the repository with the following command:
$ git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:vrest-io/vutil.git
OR you may download the repository from github.
Now, copy the config-sample.json into config.json.
$ cd vutil
$ cp config-sample.json config.json
Note: Whenever there is a change in config.json file, then you need to restart the vutil server.
Now, install the dependencies of the vutil module
$ npm install
Now, vutil server is ready to start. Simply execute the following command to start the vutil server. You may change the port number with the following command.
$ PORT=4080 node server.js
That's it. You may access vutil server on http://localhost:4080. This is also your vutilBaseURL which will be used in vREST test cases.