Inets HTTP client stability
Fri Oct 28 12:42:18 CEST 2005
Heinrich Venter wrote:
>>I would probably opt at yaws/ibrowse or a simple gen_tcp.
> Why not the standard inets httpd/http?
> I will not be serving actual web pages. Instead it will only be used
> for http based protocols. Yaws seems a bit of overkill for something
> like this.
If your're not serving webpages, you don't need a webserver - thus
yaws isn't needed.
There are (to my knowledge) 2 http clients avilable for erlang.
- inets that come with otp, I've tried to use it a couple of times
but found it unstable and not ok.
- ibrowse from jungerl, just fine
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