Alternative HTTP protocol library for Dart. The main difference here
is that the developer gets a lot more freedom than with the
HTTP/2 support will come in the future.
Much of this library will work cross-platform, save for the
Server class, as
it depends on the
This package only exists for the case in which the current
HTTP server API's are removed, say in Dart 2.0.0.
I doubt this will ever happen, but if it does, frameworks like Angel, won't suddenly explode.
hypertext is really useful for, say, writing a proxy,
because requests and responses can instantly be exported
Writing reverse proxies with Dart for me has been cumbersome so far.
- WebSockets (although that would likely be another package, which wouldconnect to
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