Stream from URI-based resources
http(s) handler transparently attempts to use gzip compression for the transport.
var uristream = require('uristream'); uristream('http://google.com/').pipe(process.stdout);
Returns a standard
Readable stream based on the
timeout- Integer containing the number of milliseconds to wait for a stream to respond before aborting the stream.
probe- Boolean that indicates that the stream should not return any data.
start- Integer indicating the starting offset in bytes.
end- Integer indicating the end offset in bytes.
https protocol handlers will additionally accept these options:
headers- Headers to add to the request.
agent- Use supplied agent for the request.
retries- Retry request on temporary errors, default
In addition to the standard
error events, a
meta event is emitted once before any data is available.
meta- Object containing standardized stream metadata:
url- String with resolved data url.
mime- String with mime type for the data.
size- Integer representing total data size in bytes.
modified- Date last modified.
npm install uristream
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