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auvrm papu
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Does request.getHeaderNames()get the custom headers also?
Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
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I'm not sure what you mean by "the custom headers".

That method returns an enumeration of all the headers in the request.
If you have a client that creates custom request headers, you should be able to read them just like any other headers.

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