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karibasappa Guttur Chikkaveerappa
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Hi All,

how the processing of xml can be done by rest service. and how clent can pass the xml to rest service.
please help me on this. its urgent.
Ulf Dittmer
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Which API are you using - JAX-RS? If so, look here for some options: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1725315/how-to-get-full-rest-request-body-using-jersey/


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karibasappa Guttur Chikkaveerappa
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Hi dear, thank you for the help. yes i am using Jersy API.

the link is good, but there is no client program. can you give me the client code to pass xml to the rest service?
William Brogden
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Since RESTful services are based on HTTP methods, all you need are the standard library java.net.HttpURLConnection and related classes to create a HTTP POST request to the URL of the service with the body of the request containing the text of the XML document.

Nothing magic about it - so much simpler than SOAP.

Of course the various toolkits for RESTful services contain examples, but the client side is always very simple.

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