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🛠️ The Tooling Tip: Hurl

If you find yourself repeatedly and iteratively using curl and adding lots of -H parameters to add cookies or other values to the header of your HTTP request in order to just inspect the output, it can get messy pretty quickly. If this is the case, Hurl comes to your rescue! It’s a command line tool which runs HTTP requests defined in a simple plain text format.

Check it out at

hurl in action