[PD] HTTP query

Thomas Grill gr at grrrr.org
Sun Nov 13 21:09:55 CET 2005

Hi Alexandre,

> I was just wondering what is the most efficient way of doing a HTTP 
> query from PD. It should look like this:
> GET /puredata/index.php?foo=bar HTTP/1.1
> Host: www.sourcelibre.com
> I tried with wget and curl and it's all right, but [shell] seems to 
> make some processes last longer than it should be... and then I cannot 
> make many queries per minute as I would like to. I kind of remember 
> there was an external for this, but I would prefer use builtin objects.
> Otherwise, I searched the list and the web, but you would agree that 
> it's not easy to do a search about "HTTP" when all the URL on the web 
> start with that... :-)

it might not be "most efficient" but how about using Python or ruby 


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