CookieTool Viewtool documentation for the dotCMS Content Management System

The Cookietool Velocity Viewtool allows you to create and access cookies. This class is only designed for use as a request-scope tool.

The following example shows how the CookieTool Viewtool is mapped in the toolbox-xml file:

    <tool>
        <key>cookietool</key>
        <scope>request</scope>
        <class>org.apache.velocity.tools.view.tools.CookieTool</class>
    </tool>

Example

How to return a cookie value and how to set a cookie label/value.

//get a cookie value
$cookie.foo  

//add a cookie label and value
$cookie.add("bar",'woogie')

Javadoc link: CookieTool