javax.servlet
Interface FilterConfig


public interface FilterConfig

A filter configuration object used by a servlet container to pass information to a filter during initialization.

Since:
Servlet 2.3
See Also:
Filter

Method Summary
 String getFilterName()
          Returns the filter-name of this filter as defined in the deployment descriptor.
 String getInitParameter(String name)
          Returns a String containing the value of the named initialization parameter, or null if the parameter does not exist.
 Enumeration<String> getInitParameterNames()
          Returns the names of the filter's initialization parameters as an Enumeration of String objects, or an empty Enumeration if the filter has no initialization parameters.
 ServletContext getServletContext()
          Returns a reference to the ServletContext in which the caller is executing.
 

Method Detail

getFilterName

String getFilterName()
Returns the filter-name of this filter as defined in the deployment descriptor.


getServletContext

ServletContext getServletContext()
Returns a reference to the ServletContext in which the caller is executing.

Returns:
a ServletContext object, used by the caller to interact with its servlet container
See Also:
ServletContext

getInitParameter

String getInitParameter(String name)
Returns a String containing the value of the named initialization parameter, or null if the parameter does not exist.

Parameters:
name - a String specifying the name of the initialization parameter
Returns:
a String containing the value of the initialization parameter

getInitParameterNames

Enumeration<String> getInitParameterNames()
Returns the names of the filter's initialization parameters as an Enumeration of String objects, or an empty Enumeration if the filter has no initialization parameters.

Returns:
an Enumeration of String objects containing the names of the filter's initialization parameters

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