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srikanth vanku

Joined: Jun 16, 2008
Posts: 2

I am writing a client program for REST Web Services provided by Yahoo, but got strucked with how to use filters using Axis 2 API, can you please provide any pointers on this?

William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
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The AXIS 2 api for RESTful services is clumsy clumsy clumsy and has nothing to do with the client side.

I would ignore Axis and work directly with the and other library classes. Using plain HTTP is the whole point of REST.

Doesn't Yahoo provide plain Java examples?

srikanth vanku

Joined: Jun 16, 2008
Posts: 2
Thanks Bill,

I was using AXIS Api for SOAP so thought to continue to use the same for REST but it's not really working well.

As you said I will try with lib/api's.

I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link:
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