co-request promisify wrapper for request
Last updated 3 years ago by leukhin .
MIT · Repository · Bugs · Original npm · Tarball
$ cnpm install co-request 
SYNC missed versions from official npm registry.


Simple wrapper to the request library for co-like interface (node.js generator based code). You can use it with koa or co

To install simply run:

npm install co-request

Require co first, also it will work on node v0.11.7 and newest only.

You must run node with --harmony flag (--harmony-generators as well)

node --harmony simple.js

Simple example:

"use strict";

let co = require("co");
let request = require("co-request");

co(function* () {
  // You can also pass options object, see docs
    let result = yield request(""); 
    let response = result;
    let body = result.body;

    console.log("Response: ", response);
    console.log("Body: ", body);
}).catch(function (err) {

POST example:

"use strict";

co(function* () {
    let result = yield request({
        uri: "",
        method: "POST"

To pipe request you should use small helper (thanks to greim):

function pipeRequest(readable, requestThunk){
  return function(cb){

//..and then:

  var value = yield pipeRequest(this.req, request({...}));

All methods of request listed in Request docs


Thanks for Tj's Co library

Thanks for Mikeal's Request library

Maintainers (2)
Today 120
This Week 648
This Month 12,314
Last Day 528
Last Week 3,863
Last Month 17,719
Dependencies (1)
Dev Dependencies (4)
Dependents (197)

Copyright 2014 - 2017 © |