Instance Method

suspend

Temporarily suspends a task.

Declaration

- (void)suspend;

Discussion

A task, while suspended, produces no network traffic and is not subject to timeouts. A download task can continue transferring data at a later time. All other tasks must start over when resumed.

See Also

Controlling the Task State

- cancel

Cancels the task.

- resume

Resumes the task, if it is suspended.

state

The current state of the task—active, suspended, in the process of being canceled, or completed.

NSURLSessionTaskState

Constants for determining the current state of a task.

priority

The relative priority at which you’d like a host to handle the task, specified as a floating point value between 0.0 (lowest priority) and 1.0 (highest priority).

URL Session Task Priority

Constants for providing task priority hints to a host, used with the priority property.