A Dart client for the Hacker News API. Works on Flutter, Server, and Web.
No need for an API key or anything, just create an instance of the client and fetch results!
// Create a client and pass in an http.Client. // - For Flutter & Server, use IOClient // - For Web, use BrowserClient final client = HackerNewsClient(IOClient()); // Fetch the top stories. Does not include all comments. final topStories = await client.topStories(); // Fetch the newest stories. Does not include all comments final newStories = await client.newStories(); // Fetch a story with all comments final newStories = await client.story(8863);
Please file feature requests and bugs at the issue tracker.
Add this to your package's pubspec.yaml file:
dependencies: hacker_news_client: ^0.1.0
You can install packages from the command line:
$ pub get
$ flutter packages get
Alternatively, your editor might support
pub get or
flutter packages get.
Check the docs for your editor to learn more.
Now in your Dart code, you can use:
|0.1.0||Jul 21, 2018|
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|Dart SDK||>=2.0.0-dev.50.0 <3.0.0|