Binary package “python-requests” in ubuntu precise

elegant and simple HTTP library for Python, built for human beings

 Requests allow you to send GET, HEAD, PUT, POST, and DELETE
 HTTP requests. You can add headers, form data, multipart files, and
 parameters with simple Python dictionaries, and access the response
 data in the same way. It's powered by urllib2, but it does all the
 hard work and crazy hacks for you.
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 Features
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   - Extremely simple GET, HEAD, POST, PUT, DELETE Requests
   - Simple HTTP Header Request Attachment
   - Simple Data/Params Request Attachment
   - Simple Multipart File Uploads
   - CookieJar Support
   - Redirection History
   - Proxy Support
   - Redirection Recursion Urllib Fix
   - Auto Decompression of GZipped Content
   - Unicode URL Support
   - Simple Authentication: Simple URL + HTTP Auth Registry