Module to handle web3 RPC connections over HTTP.


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This is a sub package of web3.js

This is a HTTP provider for web3.js.
Please read the documentation for more.



npm install web3-providers-http

In the Browser

Build running the following in the web3.js repository:

npm run-script build-all

Then include dist/web3-providers-http.js in your html file. This will expose the Web3HttpProvider object on the window object.


// in node.js
var Web3HttpProvider = require('@cobinhood/web3-providers-http');

var options = {
    timeout: 20000, // milliseconds,
    headers: [{name: 'Access-Control-Allow-Origin', value: '*'},{...}]
var http = new Web3HttpProvider('http://localhost:8545', options);

If you find any bugs or have a feature request, please open an issue on github!

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