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Author's profile photo Eitan Rosenberg


Recently there were some mentions of getting XML using regular http requests in contrast to SOAP ( ) .

On the web or intranet there are many XML resources that can be consumed using any http client .

Those resources can be a simple links like this:


Web Services that can be consumed using regular http requests like this:

In program Y_R_EITAN_TEST_40_05 (attached) I demonstrate a program that use .


The main tools in this program are:

– CL_HTTP_CLIENT : get the XML from the server .
– CL_IXML : Parse the xml .

The result of those is an internal table that is presented using cl_salv_table .

The program assume that you need a proxy to get to the server so please enter your proxy info .



Have fun.

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      Hi Eitan,

      Can you please explain what is Proxy host and Proxy port.

      Where will I check them. Please provide me the details.

      Thanks for helping.


      S Sridhar.

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