Method HttpResponseMessage() :getCookie() Foundation

Gets a cookie given its name.

:getCookie( <cName> ) --> oCookie
A character string with the name of the cookie.

:getCookie() returns a DataObject representing the specified cookie. The data object has the members outlined in the following table.

Members of the DataObject returned by :getCookie()
Name Data Type Description
name C Name of the cookie
value C Value of the cookie
expires C Expiration date, specified as a datetime value
maxAge N Maximum lifetime of the cookie, specified in second until the cookie expires.
domain C Specifies the host domain. Only send this cookie with requests destined for the specified domain.
path C The URL path of the cookie. Only send this cookie with requests whose request path match (or are a sub-direcory of) the cookie path.
sslOnly L Only send this cookie for HTTPS connections


The method :getCookie() gets the specified cookie from the server response. If the same cookie is defined several times (different paths), the first occurance in the response header is returned.


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