[erlang-questions] [ANN] hackney 0.4.1 released

Benoit Chesneau <>
Mon Jun 10 11:01:19 CEST 2013


Just released hackney version 0.4.1, Hackney is an HTTP client library
in Erlang, compatible with erlang R15 and sup

Main features of Hackney are:

- no message passing: response is directly streamed to the current
  process and a state is kept in a `#client{}' record.
- binary streams
- SSL support
- Keepalive handling
- basic authentication
- stream the response and the requests
- multipart support (stramed or not)
- chunked encoding support
- Can send files using the sendfile API
- Chunked encoding support
- Optional socket pool
- Used parse transform for shorcut methods calls:
  `hackney:get("https://friendpaste.com")'


You can find  a description of latest changes here:

https://github.com/benoitc/hackney/blob/master/NEWS.md#041---20130610

or by looking at the commits logs:

https://github.com/benoitc/hackney/compare/0.4.0...0.4.1

Enjoy :)

- benoit


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