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REST Sampler since 1.0.0 deprecated since 1.2.0
As there is a trend on creating Web Services based on REST as it is easier to build and consume than using SOAP-services.
When using REST, HTTP is used for calls between machines. REST uses HTTP for CRUD operations, where CRUD stands for create/read/update/delete.
With projects which include REST-based Web services we needed the possibility to send a request with an xml payload, most of the existing testing tools do not support this, that is why we have created a rest sampler plug-in where you can define the following:
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