CookiePolicy

public interface CookiePolicy

CookiePolicy implementations decide which cookies should be accepted and which should be rejected. Three pre-defined policy implementations are provided, namely ACCEPT_ALL, ACCEPT_NONE and ACCEPT_ORIGINAL_SERVER.

See RFC 2965 sec. 3.3 & 7 for more detail.

Field Summary

public static final CookiePolicy ACCEPT_ALL One pre-defined policy which accepts all cookies.
public static final CookiePolicy ACCEPT_NONE One pre-defined policy which accepts no cookies.
public static final CookiePolicy ACCEPT_ORIGINAL_SERVER One pre-defined policy which only accepts cookies from original server.

Public Method Summary

abstract boolean
shouldAccept(URI uri, HttpCookie cookie)
Will be called to see whether or not this cookie should be accepted.

Fields

public static final CookiePolicy ACCEPT_ALL

One pre-defined policy which accepts all cookies.

public static final CookiePolicy ACCEPT_NONE

One pre-defined policy which accepts no cookies.

public static final CookiePolicy ACCEPT_ORIGINAL_SERVER

One pre-defined policy which only accepts cookies from original server.

Public Methods

public abstract boolean shouldAccept (URI uri, HttpCookie cookie)

Will be called to see whether or not this cookie should be accepted.

Parameters
uri the URI to consult accept policy with
cookie the HttpCookie object in question
Returns
  • true if this cookie should be accepted; otherwise, false