BBjHttpRequest::getMethod

Description

In BBj 12.0 and higher, this method returns the name of the HTTP method with which this request was made.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

string

getMethod()

Parameters

None.

Return Value

Returns a string containing the method type.

Remarks

Return string will be an HTTP method type such asGET, POST, or PUT.

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
 
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)"Method:"+ request!.getMethod()
    print (chan)"</body></html>"
    close (chan)
  methodend
classend

See Also

BBjAPI

BBjHttpRequest

BBjServletEvent

See the BBj Object Diagram for an illustration of the relationship between BBj Objects.