Examples of public SOAP web services

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In the previous article we showed how to use the suds library in Python to access SOAP web services. Here are some extra examples of public SOAP web services. Some of the outputs are edited for readability. We start with a recap of the one we used in the previous article.

Map IP address to country

import suds

url = "http://www.ecubicle.net/iptocountry.asmx?wsdl"
client = suds.client.Client(url)

print client.service.FindCountryAsString("194.145.200.104")
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<IPAddressService>
   <country>Netherlands</country>
</IPAddressService>

Country Information

import suds

url = "http://webservices.oorsprong.org/websamples.countryinfo/CountryInfoService.wso?WSDL"
client = suds.client.Client(url)

print client.service.ListOfCountryNamesByCode()
print client.service.CountryISOCode("Netherlands")
print client.service.CapitalCity("NL")
print client.service.CountryCurrency("NL")
(ArrayOftCountryCodeAndName){
   tCountryCodeAndName[] =
      (tCountryCodeAndName){
         sISOCode = "AD"
         sName = "Andorra"
      },
...
     (tCountryCodeAndName){
         sISOCode = "ZW"
         sName = "Zimbabwe"
      },
 }

NL

Amsterdam

(tCurrency){
   sISOCode = "EUR"
   sName = "Euro"
 }

Whois Service

import suds

url = "http://www.ecubicle.net/whois_service.asmx?WSDL"
client = suds.client.Client(url)

print client.service.Whois("whois.tucows.com", 43, "google.com")
Whois Server Version 2.0

Domain names in the .com and .net domains can now be registered
with many different competing registrars. Go to http://www.internic.net
for detailed information.

   Domain Name: GOOGLE.COM
   Registrar: MARKMONITOR INC.

...

ISBN Test

import suds

url = "http://webservices.daehosting.com/services/isbnservice.wso?WSDL"
client = suds.client.Client(url)

print client.service.IsValidISBN13("9789059650886")
True

US Zip Validator

import suds

url = "http://www.webservicemart.com/uszip.asmx?WSDL"
client = suds.client.Client(url)

print client.service.ValidateZip("90210")
<result code="200">
   <item
      zip="90210"
      state="CA"
      latitude="34.0888"
      longitude="-118.40612"
   />
</result>

Number Conversion

import suds

url = "http://www.dataaccess.com/webservicesserver/numberconversion.wso?WSDL"
client = suds.client.Client(url)

print client.service.NumberToWords(2931)
two thousand nine hundred and thirty one

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