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Inputs to a REST webservice

 
Nikhil Das Nomula
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I was always under this feeling that REST web service can accept only XML, JSON and TEXT as input. However I heard that REST webservices can also take other formats as inputs like files and documents. Is that possible or are these converted into xml's and json's.
 
William Brogden
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There is absolutely no restriction on the kinds of resources a RESTful server can accept or return via HTTP.

See Wikipedia article

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Nikhil Das Nomula
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Thank you William or else I would have lived with that false impression
 
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