httplib2 VS treq

Compare httplib2 vs treq and see what are their differences.

httplib2

Small, fast HTTP client library for Python. Features persistent connections, cache, and Google App Engine support. Originally written by Joe Gregorio, now supported by community. (by httplib2)

treq

Python requests like API built on top of Twisted's HTTP client. (by twisted)
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httplib2 treq
1 0
428 539
1.4% 0.6%
6.7 6.7
18 days ago 4 months ago
Python Python
MIT License MIT/X
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httplib2

Posts with mentions or reviews of httplib2. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.
  • Faster python app
    1 project | reddit.com/r/Python | 1 May 2021
    That’s a terrible way to cache a http request. It completely ignores any cache information that the server sends and just blindly stores the result. If you want http caching httplib2 will do it properly.

treq

Posts with mentions or reviews of treq. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning treq yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing httplib2 and treq you can also consider the following projects:

requests - A simple, yet elegant, HTTP library.

urllib3 - Python HTTP library with thread-safe connection pooling, file post support, user friendly, and more.

grequests - Requests + Gevent = <3

Doublify API Toolkit

txrequests - Asynchronous Python HTTP Requests for Humans using twisted

Uplink - A Declarative HTTP Client for Python

Tapioca-Wrapper - Python API client generator