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

BestMatchSpec

extends Object
implements CookieSpec
java.lang.Object
   ↳ org.apache.http.impl.cookie.BestMatchSpec

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

Class Overview

'Meta' cookie specification that selects a cookie policy depending on the format of the cookie(s)

Summary

Public Constructors
BestMatchSpec(String[] datepatterns, boolean oneHeader)
BestMatchSpec()
Public Methods
List<Header> formatCookies(List<Cookie> cookies)
Create "Cookie" headers for an array of Cookies.
int getVersion()
Returns version of the state management this cookie specification conforms to.
Header getVersionHeader()
Returns a request header identifying what version of the state management specification is understood.
boolean match(Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)
Determines if a Cookie matches the target location.
List<Cookie> parse(Header header, CookieOrigin origin)
Parse the "Set-Cookie" Header into an array of Cookies.
void validate(Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)
Validate the cookie according to validation rules defined by the cookie specification.
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Inherited Methods
From class java.lang.Object
From interface org.apache.http.cookie.CookieSpec

Public Constructors

public BestMatchSpec (String[] datepatterns, boolean oneHeader)

Added in API level 1

public BestMatchSpec ()

Added in API level 1

Public Methods

public List<Header> formatCookies (List<Cookie> cookies)

Added in API level 1

Create "Cookie" headers for an array of Cookies.

Parameters
cookies the Cookies format into a Cookie header
Returns
  • a Header for the given Cookies.

public int getVersion ()

Added in API level 1

Returns version of the state management this cookie specification conforms to.

Returns
  • version of the state management specification

public Header getVersionHeader ()

Added in API level 1

Returns a request header identifying what version of the state management specification is understood. May be null if the cookie specification does not support Cookie2 header.

public boolean match (Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)

Added in API level 1

Determines if a Cookie matches the target location.

Parameters
cookie the Cookie to be matched
origin the target to test against
Returns
  • true if the cookie should be submitted with a request with given attributes, false otherwise.

public List<Cookie> parse (Header header, CookieOrigin origin)

Added in API level 1

Parse the "Set-Cookie" Header into an array of Cookies.

This method will not perform the validation of the resultant Cookies

Parameters
header the Set-Cookie received from the server
origin details of the cookie origin
Returns
  • an array of Cookies parsed from the header

public void validate (Cookie cookie, CookieOrigin origin)

Added in API level 1

Validate the cookie according to validation rules defined by the cookie specification.

Parameters
cookie the Cookie to validate
origin details of the cookie origin