A native http actor


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Comunica Follow Redirects Http Actor

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DEPRECATED: use the more flexible @comunica/actor-http-node-fetch instead without loss of performance.

An HTTP actor that uses Node's request API (XMLHttpRequest in the browser) to perform HTTP requests.

This module is part of the Comunica framework, and should only be used by developers that want to build their own query engine.

Click here if you just want to query with Comunica.


$ yarn add @comunica/actor-http-native


After installing, this package can be added to your engine's configuration as follows:

  "@context": [
  "actors": [
      "@id": "config-sets:http.json#myHttpFetcher",
      "@type": "ActorHttpNative"

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

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