For examples and more explanations, see the module level docs.
SingleShotHTTPClient() -> component that can download a file using HTTP by URL
Arguments: - starturl -- the URL of the file to download - [postbody] -- data to POST to that URL - if set to None becomes an empty body in to a POST (of PUT) request - [connectionclass] -- specify a class other than TCPClient to connect with - [method] -- the HTTP method for the request (default to GET normally or POST if postbody != ""
Methods defined here
Craft a HTTP request string for the supplied url
Check for a redirect response and queue the fetching the page it points to if it is such a response. Returns true if it was a redirect page and false otherwise.
Called repeatedly by main loop. Checks inboxes and processes messages received. Start the fetching of the new page if the current one is a redirect and has been completely fetched.
Connect to the remote HTTP server and send request
Close TCP connection and HTTP parser
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