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HTTPie

Intuitive, user-friendly CLI tool for making HTTP requests, debugging APIs, and testing web services with ease and efficiency.

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    BSD-3-Clause
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HTTPie is a powerful, versatile command-line HTTP client designed for the modern API-driven world. It combines simplicity with advanced features, making it an indispensable tool for developers, testers, and API enthusiasts.

Key benefits of HTTPie include:

  • Intuitive syntax: HTTPie's command structure mirrors the HTTP request format, making it easy to craft complex requests without memorizing numerous flags.
  • Colorized output: Responses are automatically syntax-highlighted for improved readability and faster debugging.
  • JSON support: Built-in JSON support allows for seamless interaction with RESTful APIs and JSON-based services.
  • Plugin ecosystem: Extend HTTPie's functionality with a wide range of plugins to suit your specific needs.
  • Session handling: Easily manage authentication and cookies across multiple requests with HTTPie's session feature.
  • HTTPS and authentication: Secure communication and various authentication methods are supported out of the box.
  • Customizable output formats: Tailor the output to your needs with options for headers, body, and even custom formatters.
  • Cross-platform compatibility: Available on macOS, Linux, and Windows, ensuring a consistent experience across different environments.

Whether you're testing APIs, debugging web services, or automating HTTP interactions, HTTPie streamlines your workflow with its user-friendly interface and powerful features. Experience the future of command-line HTTP clients with HTTPie.

Repository details:
  • Stars

    32,918
  • Forks

    3,678
  • Last commit

    2 weeks ago
  • License

    BSD-3-Clause
Written in:
Python (92%)
View Repository
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