org.springframework.web.servlet

Interface RequestToViewNameTranslator

  • All Known Implementing Classes:
    DefaultRequestToViewNameTranslator


    public interface RequestToViewNameTranslator
    Strategy interface for translating an incoming HttpServletRequest into a logical view name when no view name is explicitly supplied.
    Since:
    2.0
    Author:
    Rob Harrop, Juergen Hoeller
    • Method Detail

      • getViewName

        @Nullable
        java.lang.String getViewName(HttpServletRequest request)
                                        throws java.lang.Exception
        Translate the given HttpServletRequest into a view name.
        Parameters:
        request - the incoming HttpServletRequest providing the context from which a view name is to be resolved
        Returns:
        the view name, or null if no default found
        Throws:
        java.lang.Exception - if view name translation fails