Provides access to the HTTP request to access and respond to the additional information made available for requests over the HTTP protocol.
Assemblies: System.ServiceModel.Http (in System.ServiceModel.Http.dll)
System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
Thetype exposes the following members.
|Headers||Gets the HTTP headers from the HTTP request.|
|Method||Gets or sets the HTTP verb for the HTTP request.|
|Name||Gets the name of the message property associated with the class.|
|QueryString||Gets or sets the query string for the HTTP request.|
|SuppressEntityBody||Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the body of the message is ignored and only the headers are sent.|
|Equals(Object)||Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetHashCode||Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)|
|GetType||Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)|
|ToString||Returns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)|
This is a general-purpose class that gives the developer direct access to the HTTP request information, which can be used for encapsulating HTTP-specific information. One example of the use of this class is to support services implemented in accordance with the Representational State Transfer (REST) architecture.
This class enables support for the following scenarios:
Varies the HTTP verb used for each request.
Allows HTTP header (key, value) pairs to be set and queried by request.
Allows the query string to be specified for an HTTP request.
This class can be used by HttpTransportBindingElement and related classes.
For incoming messages, this property is added to messages.
For outgoing messages, this property causes the following to happen: