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Re: [pyatl] looking for an easy to use rest client lib

From: Tim B.
Sent on: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 9:51 AM
i might be interested in looking at the auth issue in the
python-rest-client lib.  i've been looking for a new side project
anyways.

tim

On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 9:16 AM, Clay McClure <[address removed]> wrote:
> Couple thoughts:
>
> If there's a bug in an otherwise usable but unmaintained library, you
> could just fork it and fix it.
>
> If you're doing restful web services, you probably ought to know json :)
>
> Cheers,
>
> Clay
>
>
> On Sep 28, 2010, at 8:49, Lars <[address removed]> wrote:
>
>> Wonder if anyone on the list could recommend a good REST client lib.
>>
>> I've search on google and pypi and found some but none that meet my
>> needs. I'm looking for a fairly abstracted lib that handles
>> authentication since I am new to REST services (and have to write a
>> client to a service that requires authentication).
>>
>> I've been working with
>> http://code.googl...­
>> and it provides a decent level of abstraction and authentication but
>> there is a bug with the authentication. Unfortunately, the project
>> seems to be no longer be maintained.
>>
>>
>>
>> I've also looked into:
>>
>> http://pypi.pytho...­
>> ?This seems likes the next candidate but I had a hard time to get
>> started from the documentation.
>>
>> http://pypi.pytho...­
>> ?- doesn't seem to handle authentication
>>
>> http://pypi.pytho...­
>> ?- too low of a level API (and no auth)
>>
>> http://pypi.pytho...­
>> ?- too low of a level API and no docs (and no auth)
>>
>> http://pypi.pytho...­
>> ?- author recommends switching to py-restclient
>>
>> http://pypi.pytho...­
>> ?- uses json (which I don't know)
>> ?- uses it's own socket handling and http parser (which seems a
>> little odd)
>>
>>
>>
>>
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