IHttpContext::GetRequest Method

IIS 7.0
 

Returns the HTTP request container for the current context.

virtual IHttpRequest* GetRequest(
   VOID
) = 0;

This method takes no parameters.

A pointer to an IHttpRequest interface.

The GetRequest method returns a pointer to an IHttpRequest interface that can be used to call any of the IHttpRequest methods.

System_CAPS_noteNote

The HTTP context object owns the lifetime of this object. Therefore, you do not free this pointer when writing HTTP modules.

Example

The following code example illustrates how to use the IHttpContext::GetRequest and GetResponse methods to return pointers to IHttpRequest and IHttpResponse interfaces. This example also demonstrates how to use the IHttpRequest::GetHttpMethod method to retrieve the HTTP method for the current request, and it displays the method to a Web client by using the IHttpResponse::WriteEntityChunks method.

Your module must export the RegisterModule function. You can export this function by creating a module definition (.def) file for your project, or you can compile the module by using the /EXPORT:RegisterModule switch. For more information, see Walkthrough: Creating a Request-Level HTTP Module By Using Native Code.

You can optionally compile the code by using the __stdcall (/Gz) calling convention instead of explicitly declaring the calling convention for each function.

Requirements

Type

Description

Client

  • IIS 7.0 on Windows Vista

  • IIS 7.5 on Windows 7

  • IIS 8.0 on Windows 8

  • IIS 10.0 on Windows 10

Server

  • IIS 7.0 on Windows Server 2008

  • IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2

  • IIS 8.0 on Windows Server 2012

  • IIS 8.5 on Windows Server 2012 R2

  • IIS 10.0 on Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview

Product

  • IIS 7.0, IIS 7.5, IIS 8.0, IIS 8.5, IIS 10.0

  • IIS Express 7.5, IIS Express 8.0, IIS Express 10.0

Header

Httpserv.h

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