Android APIs
Added in API level 1
Deprecated since API level 22
public interface


Known Indirect Subclasses

This interface was deprecated in API level 22.
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Class Overview

Interface for obtaining reason phrases for HTTP status codes.


Public Methods
abstract String getReason(int status, Locale loc)
Obtains the reason phrase for a status code.

Public Methods

public abstract String getReason (int status, Locale loc)

Added in API level 1

Obtains the reason phrase for a status code. The optional context allows for catalogs that detect the language for the reason phrase.

status the status code, in the range 100-599
loc the preferred locale for the reason phrase
  • the reason phrase, or null if unknown