Annotation Type WebMethod

  • @Retention(RUNTIME)
    public @interface WebMethod
    Indicates that the method is bound to HTTP and used to serve the HTTP request.

    This annotation is assumed to be implicit on every public methods that start with 'do', like 'doFoo' or 'doBar', but you can use this annotation on methods starting with do to assign different names.

    Kohsuke Kawaguchi
    • Required Element Summary

      Required Elements 
      Modifier and Type Required Element Description
      String[] name
      URL names assigned to this method.
    • Element Detail

      • name

        String[] name
        URL names assigned to this method.

        Normally, for doXyz method, the name is xyz, but you can use this to assign multiple names or non-default names. Often useful for using names that contain non-identifier characters.