standalone process to interact with the web

Bruno Desthuilliers bruno.42.desthuilliers at
Thu Aug 2 18:02:35 CEST 2007

beginner a écrit :
> On Aug 1, 5:04 am, Bruno Desthuilliers <bruno.
> 42.desthuilli... at> wrote:
>> beginner a écrit :
>> (snip)
>>> Yes exactly. I just don't want to reinvent the wheel as I imagine
>>> there are already tons of libraries and frameworks that support RPC or
>>> the like functions.
>> Why go thru the pain of RPC, SOAP or such bloated horrors ? Why not just
>> use plain old HTTP with a RESTful API ? Then you just need to make your
>> app wsgi compliant.
> I am not familiar with RESTful API. I will look into it.
It's nothing else than the correct use of the HTTP protocol. And it's 
much more simpler than all those XMLRPC, SOAP and whatnot monstruosities.

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