servant-client-core: Core functionality and class for client function generation for servant APIs

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Versions 0.12, 0.13
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Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <4.12), base‑compat (>=0.9.3 && <0.10), base64‑bytestring (>= && <1.1), bytestring (>= && <0.11), containers (>= && <0.6), exceptions (>=0.8.3 && <0.11), generics‑sop (>= && <0.4), http‑api‑data (>= && <0.4), http‑media (>=0.7.0 && <0.8), http‑types (==0.12.*), mtl (>=2.1 && <2.3), network‑uri (>= && <2.7), safe (>=0.3.15 && <0.4), semigroups (>=0.18.3 && <0.19), servant (==0.13.*), text (>= && <1.3) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2014-2016 Zalora South East Asia Pte Ltd, 2016-2017 Servant Contributors
Author Servant Contributors
Revised Revision 1 made by phadej at Thu Mar 22 10:47:09 UTC 2018
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This library provides backend-agnostic generation of client functions. For more information, see the README.

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HTTP-client-agnostic client functions for servant APIs.

This library should mainly be of interest to backend- and combinator-writers.

For backend-writers

If you are creating a new backend, you'll need to:

  1. Define a RunClient instance for your datatype (call it MyMonad)
  2. Define a ClientLike instance. This will look like:
instance ClientLike (MyMonad a) (MyMonad a) where
  mkClient = id
  1. Re-export the module Servant.Client.Core.Reexport so that your end-users can be blissfully unaware of 'servant-client-core', and so each backend-package comes closer to the warm hearth of the drop-in-replacement equivalence class.

For combinator-writers

You'll need to define a new HasClient instance for your combinator. There are plenty of examples to guide you in the HasClient module.