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A Flask extension for easy ReSTful API generation

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Flask simple REST

A Flask extansion for simple ReSTful api generation


For install you can use pip:
pip install flask_simplerest

from flask import Flask
from flask.ext.simplerest import SimpleRestApp
from handlers.myhandler import MyHandler

app = Flask(__name__)
rest = SimpleRestApp(app)

MyHandler(rest, 'prefix_if_needed')

@rest('/index', 'PUT')
def some_put_method():

from flask.ext.simplerest import SimpleRestResource, rest
from flask.ext.simplerest import fields

class Projects(SimpleRestResource):
@rest('/', 'POST')
def test(self, name=fields.String):
return {'name':name}

@rest('/<int:my_id>/123', 'POST')
def test2(self, my_id, name=fields.String(default='Costos')):
return dict(my_id=my_id, name=name)


(first you must run application)
curl -d name=Murza
'name': 'Murza'

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