Elmor Elmor - 4 months ago 24
Ruby Question

Sending a Post request with net/http

I need to send data in JSON to another app which runs on the same computer.

I send request like so (rails 3.2.13 )

data = { //some data hash }
url = URI.parse('http://localhost:6379/api/plans')
resp, data = Net::HTTP.post_form(url, data.to_JSON )
p resp
p data
{ resp: resp, data: data.to_JSON }


But i get
Net::HTTPBadResponse (wrong status line: "-ERR unknown command 'POST'"):

How can i solve this problem?

Update 1

Updated my code as @Raja-d suggested

url = URI.parse('http://localhost:6379/v1/sessions')
http = Net::HTTP.new(url.host, url.port)
http.use_ssl = true
resp, data = Net::HTTP.post_form(url, data)
p resp
p data


But i still get error
Net::HTTPBadResponse (wrong status line: "-ERR unknown command 'POST'"):

Answer

I don't know what your problem is but what about something like this

http = Net::HTTP.new(uri.host, uri.port)
http.use_ssl = true

request = Net::HTTP::Post.new(uri.path, {'Content-Type' => 'application/json'})
request.body = data.to_json

response = http.request(request)
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