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

RedirectHandler

org.apache.http.client.RedirectHandler
Known Indirect Subclasses

This interface was deprecated in API level 22.
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Class Overview

A handler for determining if an HTTP request should be redirected to a new location in response to an HTTP response received from the target server.

Classes implementing this interface must synchronize access to shared data as methods of this interfrace may be executed from multiple threads

Summary

Public Methods
abstract URI getLocationURI(HttpResponse response, HttpContext context)
Determines the location request is expected to be redirected to given the response from the target server and the current request execution context.
abstract boolean isRedirectRequested(HttpResponse response, HttpContext context)
Determines if a request should be redirected to a new location given the response from the target server.

Public Methods

public abstract URI getLocationURI (HttpResponse response, HttpContext context)

Added in API level 1

Determines the location request is expected to be redirected to given the response from the target server and the current request execution context.

Parameters
response the response received from the target server
context the context for the request execution
Returns
  • redirect URI

public abstract boolean isRedirectRequested (HttpResponse response, HttpContext context)

Added in API level 1

Determines if a request should be redirected to a new location given the response from the target server.

Parameters
response the response received from the target server
context the context for the request execution
Returns
  • true if the request should be redirected, false otherwise