BBjHttpRequest::getRemoteUser

Description

In BBj 12.0 and higher, this method returns the login of the user making this request, if the user has been authenticated, or null() if the user has not been authenticated.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

String

getRemoteUser()

Parameters

None.

Return Value

a String containing the remote user or null()

Remarks

The example below shows getting the remote user from a request within a BBjServlet.

Example

REM Obtain the instance of the BBjAPI object
LET myAPI! = BBjAPI()
MyServlet! = new MyServlet()
 
data!.setCallback(data!.ON_WEB_CONNECTION, myServlet!, "myMethod")
 
PROCESS_EVENTS
 
REM Obtain the instance of the BBjAPI object
LET myAPI! = BBjAPI()
MyServlet! = new MyServlet()
 
data!.setCallback(data!.ON_WEB_CONNECTION, myServlet!, "myMethod")
 
PROCESS_EVENTS
 
class public MyServlet
  method public void myMethod(BBjServletEvent p_event!)
    LET chan = UNT
    request! = p_event!.getHttpRequest()
    response! = p_event!.getHttpResponse()
    response!.setContentType("text/html")
    open (chan)"JSERVLET"
    print (chan)"<html><body><h1>Hello BBj!</h1>"
    print (chan)"Remote User:"+ request!.getRemoteUser()
    print (chan)"</body></html>"
    close (chan)
  methodend
classend

See Also

BBjAPI

BBjServletEvent

BBjHttpRequest