BBjspWebRequest::getRemoteUser


Description

In BBj 16.0 and higher, this method returns the login of the user making this request, if the user has been authenticated, or null() if the user has not been authenticated.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

String

getRemoteUser()

Parameters

None.

Return Value

a String containing the remote user or null()

Remarks

The example below shows getting the remote user from a request within a BBJSP Servlet.

Example

This example demonstrates how this works in a BBJSP web-page

<html>
    <body>
        <h1>Hello from BBJSP</h1>
        Remote User:<%= #getRequest().getRemoteUser() %>
    </body>
</html>

This example demonstrates how this works in a BBJSP servlet

class public MyServlet

  field private BBjspWebRequest request!
  field private BBjspWebResponse response!
  field private BBjspWebSession session!
  
  method public void service(BBjspServletContext context!)
       
    #request! = context!.getRequest()
    #response! = context!.getResponse()

    #response!.setContentType("text/html")
    s! = #response!.getOutputStream()
    
    s!.write("<html><body><h1>Hello from BBJSP</h1>")
    s!.write("Remote User:"+ #request!.getRemoteUser())
    s!.write("</body></html>")
  methodend
classend

See Also

BBJSP

BBjspWebRequest