LuaHttpRequest Methods

This section describes the methods provided by LuaHttpRequest objects.

If you have a LuaHttpRequest object called request you can call its methods using the ':' operator. For example:

Constructor Description
LuaHttpRequest:new The constructor for a LuaHttpRequest object (creates a new LuaHttpRequest).
Method Description
send Sends the HTTP request.
set_body Sets the body of the HTTP request.
set_config Specifies settings to use for sending the HTTP request.
set_header Adds a header to the HTTP request.
set_headers Replaces all headers in the HTTP request with new headers.
set_method Specifies the HTTP request method to use when sending the request, for example GET or POST.
set_url Sets the URL that you want to send the HTTP request to.