Module CSC7321—CSN: Middleware and software architecture for Internet distributed applications

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REST lab - Install a REST client

To be able to test easily REST services, it is recommanded to have a REST client on your computer. We recommand the usage of postman. This page is to enable an easy installation of Postman on linux.

Install Postman

Get the script into your HOME directory. Then, run the script from your home directory:

cd ~ wget chmod u+x ./

Test Postman

Discover the Postman REST Client.
Start Postman by entering this command:
Postman &

You can click on Skip this, go straight to the app at the bottom of the page if you prefer to connect without a Google account.

As a first try you can try to make a GET at this URL You should obtain a similar result.