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

CookieAttributeHandler

org.apache.http.cookie.CookieAttributeHandler
Known Indirect Subclasses

This interface was deprecated in API level 22.
Please use openConnection() instead. Please visit this webpage for further details.

Class Overview

Ths interface represents a cookie attribute handler responsible for parsing, validating, and matching a specific cookie attribute, such as path, domain, port, etc. Different cookie specifications can provide a specific implementation for this class based on their cookie handling rules.

Summary

Public Methods
abstract boolean match(Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)
Matches the given value (property of the destination host where request is being submitted) with the corresponding cookie attribute.
abstract void parse(SetCookie cookie, String value)
Parse the given cookie attribute value and update the corresponding Cookie property.
abstract void validate(Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)
Peforms cookie validation for the given attribute value.

Public Methods

public abstract boolean match (Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)

Added in API level 1

Matches the given value (property of the destination host where request is being submitted) with the corresponding cookie attribute.

Parameters
cookie Cookie to match
origin the cookie source to match against
Returns
  • true if the match is successful; false otherwise

public abstract void parse (SetCookie cookie, String value)

Added in API level 1

Parse the given cookie attribute value and update the corresponding Cookie property.

Parameters
cookie Cookie to be updated
value cookie attribute value from the cookie response header

public abstract void validate (Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)

Added in API level 1

Peforms cookie validation for the given attribute value.

Parameters
cookie Cookie to validate
origin the cookie source to validate against
Throws
MalformedCookieException if cookie validation fails for this attribute