hackney VS lhttpc

Compare hackney vs lhttpc and see what are their differences.


simple HTTP client in Erlang (by benoitc)


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hackney lhttpc
1 0
1,220 1
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3.5 0.0
2 months ago about 6 years ago
Erlang Erlang
Apache License 2.0 BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of hackney. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-01-17.


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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing hackney and lhttpc you can also consider the following projects:

httpoison - Yet Another HTTP client for Elixir powered by hackney

tesla - The flexible HTTP client library for Elixir, with support for middleware and multiple adapters.

httpotion - (soft-deprecated) HTTP client for Elixir (use Tesla please)

gun - HTTP/1.1, HTTP/2 and Websocket client for Erlang/OTP.

HttpBuilder - A DSL for building chainable, composable HTTP requests. API structure taken from the lovely elm-http-builder

Ralitobu.Plug - Elixir Plug for Ralitobu, the Rate Limiter with Token Bucket algorithm

Maxwell - Maxwell is an HTTP client which support for middleware and multiple adapters.

webdriver - WebDriver client for Elixir.

elli - Simple, robust and performant Erlang web server

spell - Spell is a Web Application Messaging Protocol (WAMP) client implementation in Elixir. WAMP is an open standard WebSocket subprotocol that provides two application messaging patterns in one unified protocol: Remote Procedure Calls + Publish & Subscribe: http://wamp.ws/

httprot - Prot prot prot.