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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Question regarding the redirects
Date Tue, 08 Sep 2009 22:35:32 GMT
On 08/09/2009, Rutuja Joshi <Rutuja.Joshi@sun.com> wrote:
> Thanks Sebb!
>
>  I had actually commented out
> method.setFollowRedirects(true) in the code thinking that
> the default is false.When I explicitly set it to false, I get the response
> code as 302 ("HTTP/1.1 302 Moved Temporarily") and not 304.
>
>  Is there any way to know what the new URL is going to be from the status
> line?

No.

You need to look at the "Location" header.

>  Thanks,
>  Rutuja
>
>
>  sebb wrote:
>
>
> > I just tried the URL using Apache JMeter 2.3.4 which uses HC 3.1, and
> > that shows the 304 Redirect response correctly, so long as one sets
> >
> > method.setFollowRedirects(false).
> >
> > Are you sure you are setting this correctly?
> >
> > On 08/09/2009, Rutuja Joshi <Rutuja.Joshi@sun.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> > > Hi Sebb,
> > >
> > >  Sorry to not mention it earlier. I am using HttpClient 3.1
> > > (commons-httpclient-3.1.jar)
> > >
> > >  Thanks,
> > >  Rutuja
> > >
> > >  sebb wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > On 08/09/2009, Rutuja Joshi <Rutuja.Joshi@sun.com> wrote:
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > > Hello,
> > > > >
> > > > >  I am working on the application which fetches HTTP contents given
> the
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > URL.
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > If there is any redirection from the original URL, I need to find
> out
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > what's
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > the destination URL from which the contents are going to be fetched
> > > > > eventually. Then depending on the predefined criterion I would like
> to
> > > > > determine if the contents should be fetched from the final
> destination
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > or
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > not.
> > > > >
> > > > >  For example, when I use HttpClient to fetch contents from URL:
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > http://www.opensolaris.org/jive/login!withRedirect.jspa
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > >  The request gets automatically redirected to
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
> https://auth.opensolaris.org/login.action?targetUrl=http://www.opensolaris.org/jive/message.jspa?messageID=219909
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > >  and HttpClient returns the html contents from
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > https://auth.opensolaris....
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > >  Based on the return code value from method.execute() call I have
no
> way
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > to
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > know that this happened. The return code is 200 (HttpStatus.SC_OK).
> > > > >
> > > > >  I have two questions as follows:
> > > > >  1> Is there any way to know that this  redirect happened ?
> > > > >  2> Can I control redirects completely? Meaning, is there any
way to
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > tell
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > HttpClient to not to fetch content from the new URL but just let
the
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > calling
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > method know what this new URL is?
> > > > >
> > > > >  Please note setting method.followRedirects() to true or false did
> not
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > alter
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > the behavior. Irrespective of setting this flag to false, the HTML
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > contents
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > > were fetched from https://auth.opensolaris....
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > Which version of HttpClient are you using?
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > >  Thanks in advance!
> > > > >  Rutuja
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
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