[Chicago] REST API to Python Class?

Aaron Elmquist elmq0022 at umn.edu
Tue May 2 10:22:19 EDT 2017

I think it would be easy to load what I'm assuming is JSON into a python
dictionary and use it from there.

If you need an object with additional methods you could instantiate it from
the dictionary.  Something like:

class MyClass(object):
    def __init__(self, parameters):
        self.a = a

or you could get real fancy with setattr ... (maybe not a good idea though)

then you could load it with:

my_obj = MyClass(**dict_from_json_data)

Honestly, I think I would just work with the dictionary directly if I

On Tue, May 2, 2017 at 9:01 AM, Lukasz Szybalski <szybalski at gmail.com>

> Hello,
> Does anybody know if there is a tool that would auto-read rest API and
> create a python like object that you can interact in python? (like:
> pysimplesoap and its WSDL() but for REST)
> *myobject = Rest*(https://dev.twitter.com/rest/public)
> or
> http://developer.edmunds.com/api-documentation/vehicle/
> or
> ....
> then myobject.get.searchTweet('chicago python')..?
> or what ever the syntax is.
> This would issue a rest api call and return object back.
> I think a lot of projects are building python api that are more and more
> json exposed. I'm looking for a tool that would allow me to access these
> using python, instead of rest:
> "GET /1.1/search/tweets.json?q=chicago%20python":
> +Access anything that was build with:
> http://swagger.io/
> openapi
> Thanks
> Lucas
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