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Example Project to use Akka HTTP as a http client with java8.

Example Project to use Akka HTTP as a http client with java8.

Ferhat Aydın
Source
June 28, 2016
akka-http client java8 java seed

A java8 seed project with akka-http client. HostLevel, ConnectionLevel and RequestLevel client examples.

How to get "Example Project to use Akka HTTP as a http client with java8." on your computer

There are several ways to get this template.

Option 1: Choose akka-http-java8-client in the Lightbend Activator UI.

Already have Lightbend Activator (get it here)? Launch the UI then search for akka-http-java8-client in the list of templates.

Option 2: Download the akka-http-java8-client project as a zip archive

If you haven't installed Activator, you can get the code by downloading the template bundle for akka-http-java8-client.

  1. Download the Template Bundle for "Example Project to use Akka HTTP as a http client with java8."
  2. Extract the downloaded zip file to your system
  3. The bundle includes a small bootstrap script that can start Activator. To start Lightbend Activator's UI:

    In your File Explorer, navigate into the directory that the template was extracted to, right-click on the file named "activator.bat", then select "Open", and if prompted with a warning, click to continue:

    Or from a command line:

     C:\Users\typesafe\akka-http-java8-client> activator ui 
    This will start Lightbend Activator and open this template in your browser.

Option 3: Create a akka-http-java8-client project from the command line

If you have Lightbend Activator, use its command line mode to create a new project from this template. Type activator new PROJECTNAME akka-http-java8-client on the command line.

Option 4: View the template source

The creator of this template maintains it at https://github.com/ferhtaydn/akka-http-java-client#master.

Option 5: Preview the tutorial below

We've included the text of this template's tutorial below, but it may work better if you view it inside Activator on your computer. Activator tutorials are often designed to be interactive.

Preview the tutorial

Akka HTTP Java8 Client Examples

This project shows how akka-http client examples can be used by simple examples.