Last post Jun 06, 2018 10:41 PM by DA924
Jun 06, 2018 09:22 PM|dev_dona|LINK
we know web api is http based service. so out of curiosity i like to know does web api support other protocol than http?
as we know wcf support many protocol......so web api same way support?
Jun 06, 2018 09:49 PM|PatriceSc|LINK
No, web api being http only is listed as criteria for choosing WCF over web api at https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/framework/wcf/wcf-and-aspnet-web-api
Jun 06, 2018 10:41 PM|DA924|LINK
Restful services and WebAPI is a restful service is strictly HTTP based. WebAPI and WCF are too different technologies with WCF being able to use various protocols.