Setup simple Example of a restlet server

Download Restlet Framework from: (I took the zip-Archive for Java SE Edition)

It contains different Jar-Files. The most important one is org.restlet.jar. This is required to run the simple Server Example:

Referenced library for the restlet server example

After you have this reference, you can start the server and open the URL:


There is a FireFox-plugin called RestClient ( that also allows you to send http-Request and receive HTTP-Responses. The big advantage of the restclient is the possibility to view the HTTP header data (in the request and the response).

RestClient AddOn for FireFox