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superagent-rxjs

superagent-rxjs

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Return an RxJS v5 Observable from your superagent request

Installation

Add it to your project via npm or yarn (recommended):

npm install --save superagent-rxjs

If you haven't already, also add superagent and rxjs as a dependency to your project:

npm install --save superagent rxjs

Usage

import request from 'superagent'
import observify from 'superagent-rxjs'
 
// mutates superagent's Request.prototype and adds the .observify() method to it 
observify(request)
 
// use it! 
const observable = request.get('http://example.com').observify()
const subscription = observable.subscribe()
 
// calling unsubscribe before the request has finished will abort the request 
subscription.unsubscribe()

API

observify :: Request -> void

Adds the observify method to superagent's Request.prototype and returns nothing

Credits

Thanks Kriegslustig for helping out on the tests 😄