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for the software architectural style REST (representational state transfer), e.g., for software that is RESTful

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RestAssured alternative for Java that allows for customization of TLS version?

Currently RestAssured doesn't have a way to force a TLS version when making a request without using a deprecated library (SslSocketFactory), are there any other REST API testing frameworks that could ...
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Request data from REST API in JSON format in C++

I have one application were I need to request data from REST API in Json format and send Json Data to Cloud using REST API in C++. I googled but I find very few resources As I am new to C++ coding ...
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What minimizes the most the development time between Laravel and Nestjs?

I'm looking at a backend solution for the development of a REST API to be used in a webapp project developed with Svelte and Strapi. I have used Laravel lots of time. It's very easy and fast to ...
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Is there a true successor alternative to svanoort/pyresttest?

pyresttest follows a very useful concept: you install it (or put it in a docker container), you write a simple yaml containing your tests and finally run it in your ci/build-pipeline against your API ...
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Eclipse Jersey Alternative IDE Solution

Context: I want to create a REST client-server app with a database, Tomcat 10 and JDBC? I am looking for other IDE stacks to work with instead of Eclipse Jersey as I was currently investigating since ...
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Free tool/framework/program to create high quality rest API documentation?

Could you please recommend free tool/framework/program to create high quality rest API documentation? Thank you
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Mock tool for REST server json data

I need a mock tool to return json data, mocking my REST API 's return data. Mocknoon can do the job BUT there is no easy way to share mock code/data between team members or maybe it has but I didn't ...
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What is the best “all-in-one” REST API framework for MariaDB/MySQL to use with Vue/Nuxt.js frontend?

So I'm developing with Nuxt.js on frontend and I need to know what you think is the best REST API framework availible. For the moment I use REST API that I developed myself and call it with axios in ...
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A good framework to generate a REST api server from a specification file

Long story short, we built a REST API server in my company for our own multiple different clients but: the codebase is way too complicated for what it does too many repetitions: the documentation, ...
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OData server library for Go-lang

I want to create an OData service in Go but I was not able to find any library for implementing the server. The odata page provides a list of libraries for Java, .Net, cpp, but does not list any for ...
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Command line tool to download via HTTP documents paginated by RFC 5988

I'm using wget at the moment to retrieve a large set of data from a REST API and it is paginated as per RFC 5988, i.e. the body text contains a limited number of records, and the HTTP response header ...
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Programmatically generate and share rich proposal documents

I would like to programmatically create price proposals from one of our web applications, preferably via a REST API. We would like to be able to share the proposal as either a web page or a PDF and ...
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REST API to store files on a (externally created) user directory on a Raspberry Pi

I am making a WebApp with nodejs/express backend and I need a solution to create a directory on my raspberry pi for each user on registration and allow the user to access the data by: 1. mapping it in ...
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Open Source administration web framework

I am developing a web server that will expose multiple data with a REST API. Mostly GET calls will be made on it, and few POSTs with data. It's kind of an administration tool, and thus I need a Web ...
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Use laravel to create a REST-API?

In order to create a REST API my supervisor suggested the php-framework Laravel to me. Besides authentification, pagination and other requirements I should implement the Feed Item Query Language to ...
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Is there a decent REST API testing tool that doesn't lack basic features, or gate them behind a paywall?

Postman is a great tool but it hides vital features (like workspaces with more than 25 requests) behind a paywall. Other so-called alternatives (like Insomnia) either do the same thing, or lack other ...
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Can you recommend a wordpress forum plugin for a SPA?

I'm building a SPA with frontend written in vue.js and a headless wordpress backend. Would like to add a simple forum that supports fetching posts and and/or full templates via wordpress rest api. Any ...
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Nutritional tables API recommendation

I am looking for API where I can get nutritional tables for food products. No recipes, no prepared food of various brands(like cans, instant noodles, snacks etc..). I need just simple data about ...
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Can I builld a stand alone frontend app with Vue?

I want to build an API Rest and I want the frontend to be totally independent from the backend, the frontend will comunicate with the backend using an API, sending GET and POST requests, that way I ...
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Is there a free API for hotel search?

I would like to create a web application for my thesis in university. It's a simple app that has a few input fields, like "city", "start date", and "end date". With these information I would like to ...
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How to integrate shopify store in Android Native application?

I have a Shopify store, now i want to create a native application of my store in Android. Is there any REST API's which can give me all store products etc or is there any Shopify library that i can ...
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Recommendations for Rest Api for remote hosting

I have been working on an Android app, wanted to host a Rest Api on remote server to get daily data for customer. Can you tell me about any services which doesn't cost much and can be used? I have ...
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Simple Web UI builder for backend devs

I'm a backend dev who technically knows how to work with html css js... but hates it. Is there a low-code free or OSS tool where I can quickly build or prototype simple web guis for my backend ...
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open source tool for creating stateful mocks using swagger spec

Can anyone suggest any open source tool for creating stateful mocks using swagger spec. Motive is to get dynamic responses which returns state of object so that complete flow of an application can be ...
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Website library to show a book online in a difficult-to-copy way, retrieving page-by-page from a PDF on the server

I'm developing a REST API in the Slim framework, it is used by web browser and Android devices. It is on online books library. Most books are in PDF format. Requirements for the code library: The ...
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Easy way to anwser an API with dynamic JSON

I'm working on a software who sends request to a distant API which will be develloped by a external party. The Template of the answers the API will send is known to me so I would like to find a ...
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Content Repository recommendation

I am badly looking for recommendations for a content repository solution (not sure if that's the correct word ) to be used in our B2B web product. We want to make available a vast set of binary ...
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Best way to document REST APIs in (go) source?

I am working on a REST API implemented in go. I have already wrestled with godoc Colleagues have started using apidoc.js but I have found in lacking in several areas. For example I don't even know ...
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Slim C/C++ REST-Server library without dependencies

In an safety critical embedded environment (in terms of MISRA) I want to provide services accessible via JavaScript (the script itself is not safety critical, btw). So I'm currently looking for a ...
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How to document API (REST/SOAP) client and consumers

I need to document our REST API and have the possibility to do impact analysis : for example I need to know that an API call depend on another API in order to prevent cycle ... I also need to know ...
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REST API for creating charts from JSON data

I am in search of an REST API to convert JSON data to charts and then get back as image. There were many available of this kind, but all are specific language-based client libraries or SDKs. However I ...
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Choosing the framework to an IDE type of web gui

I'm pretty newbie (or maybe oldie) with GUI development. Now when digging in, there seems to be massive amount of different frameworks to use. Currently I have built a java application which scrapes ...
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Generate web form with low/no coding, from existing REST and POST URLs

My team and I are building REST Api's for various systems we have in our office. One thing we don't like doing is building a web interface to be able to test these variaous Api's as we go. Even though ...
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Java: basis rest-service standalone

I want to implement a REST service in Java. I should not be a servlet (no need of jetty, jersey, glassfish, tomcat). I would love a simple jar-file that includes a standalone http-server I can call ...
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API client framework or similar for PHP REST backend

tl;dr: Looking for a client-side REST API solution that doesn't require learning about the past 10 years of JS trends, want to focus on the app logic, not the framework. Backend is not a problem, I ...
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Looking for a cloud based http task scheduler

Looking for a SAAS solution that will issue a scheduled request to an HTTP URL, e.g. http://mydomain.com/tasks/dosomething This would trigger some maintenance tasks on my app. Email notification on ...
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Pen Testing for REST API

I am new to security testing. I have been able to set things up for web applications. I want to run automated scans for my REST API. Burpsuite is a good tool but is not free. Are there any open source ...
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What software can I use to build a recommendation engine with data access via REST?

The data is stored in a database to which a RESTful access can be provided. Can I build a recommendation engine over a subset of the data from database? I don't want to store data from the database ...
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BI engine with REST API to retrieve data

I explain my use case. We are developing a web application to show an analytics dashboard for our customers. The information show has to do with KPIs and metrics extracted through an ETL process from ...
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What JVM is free for commercial use on servers with Java 8 web application?

I am developing in Java 8, REST API, using Spring Date REST and MongoDB on Linux (on Intel 64-bit architecture) for commercial use, for a certain company. I would like to determine which JVM I can ...
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Compare Swagger Specs in .NET

I need to compare Swagger specifications in a C# unit test. The only reliable tool that I have been able to find is swagger-diff but it is written in Ruby. It fulfills all of my requirements except ...
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What is a service than can handle my API keys?

I am writing software which accesses a third-party library. Their API requires a key which is tied to my application. I do not want to put the key in application's code, because I do not want others ...
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Open source Ecommerce with a rest API

I'm looking for Fully open source, self hosted Ecommerce platform (no hidden fees or things that can't be done except by paying lots of money) Not Magentoo, and not written in nodejs, and not ...
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REST API using Protobuf - on Embedded platform

I'm looking for a WEB Framework for REST API in C, that uses Google's Protocol buffers. I know few Frameworks that uses JSON, like Ulfius and Mongoose, but didn't find one that supports Protobufs. ...
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JS GUI framework on top of Django REST framework

I am sick of sending HTML from my Django application to the web browser. I think it is time for a change. I would like to send data to the client. In other projects I used the Django REST framework. ...
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Switching traffic by API version

I am working on a REST API, which is provided by a Java Spring Boot application. My idea is to have some kind of reverse proxy like Apache Server, that would switch the traffic according to API ...
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SW for monitoring a bunch of REST services (installable on premises)

Suppose you have a bunch of services exposed via REST APIs, what's the good SW to monitor those (mostly for uptime, not for performance)? With "good" defined as: easy and quick to install not overly ...
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Looking for a SaaS provider that exposes database as restful service

This may be a total shot in the dark, but looking for a service that basically exposes a database model as a restful service which we can query from the front-end (eliminating the need for a middle ...
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Best API for ISIN to name and vice versa

What is best API to lookup securities by ISINs (International Securities Identification Number) or name? In other words, ideally I would like to have an rest-api like this: http://api.isinlookup.org/...
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Integratable business planning web-app with API

I'm looking for a web based business planning app, which provides opportunity to fill in historic and plan data, and to continuously extend it with actual data which compares to the plan. It's ...
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