Reflex PHP

Published on October 30, 2016 under Projects

Abstract

I was thinking about an easy way to simulate various APIs, and I was looking for a reusable solution that doesn't require much setup and if possible is platform/language independent. The primary application would be in development of apps that rely on some API that has not been made available yet and in testing how one's system would respond to delayed API responses.

Introducing Reflex

Reflex is an experimental tool that does exactly that: it sends back whatever POST request body it receives allowing the user to adjust the delay, content type, or alter the way the output is produced. You can find usage instructions on its GitHub page, and the tool itself is available at https://hosting.kawaiidesu.me/reflex/.


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Timur Kuzhagaliyev Author

I'm a Computer Science student at UCL, spending a year in Caltech. Check out my GitHub to see what I'm up to. Feel free to like and share: