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From Ramaninder Singh Jhajj <>
Subject Re: Using invokeHTTP with binary compression enabled endpoints
Date Sat, 26 Aug 2017 17:10:26 GMT
Thanks a lot Aldrin about the details.

I will look into it.

Thanks a lot.

On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 7:24 AM, Aldrin Piri <> wrote:

> Hi Raman,
> InvokeHTTP can send data of any format.  The issue at hand is that
> specifying a content type does not performa any transformation of the
> source flowfile content to transmit.  Rather, this is just establishing the
> Content-Type header.   To that end, what you are seeking is certainly
> possible but may not work out of the box.  I am not familiar with the
> format you have listed above, but the approach would be to get your payload
> in the appropriate format for your endpoint.
> Doing some quick searching around it seems like this may be possible via a
> custom processor to meet the contract established with these binary
> endpoints for the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF).  I am not overly
> familiar with the constructs of WCF but certainly seems to be heavily
> nested in C# which could be a challenge.  It seems there are some Java
> libraries tailored toward that interoperability inclusive of Metro (
> and Metro WSIT (
> metro-wsit/).  These appear to be worth exploring to make the change to
> the new endpoint configuration.
> On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 12:28 PM, Ramaninder Singh Jhajj <
>> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I have a scenario. I am using invokeHTTP processor to call some endpoints
>> which are working with content type "application/soap+xml;charset=UTF-8"
>> but now we are moving to Binary Compressed Endpoints in which the content
>> type should be  *"*application/soap+msbin1+gzip".
>> I am trying to make it work by changing the meme.type header to the
>> required one but unfortunately it is giving bad request error. So my
>> question is
>> 1. Can invokeHTTP processor send data with binary encoding or can it only
>> send with text encoding?
>> 2. If it is possible, can you please give me some example how to do it?
>> Kind Regards,
>> Raman

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