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From Robert Newson <>
Subject Re: GET /_session doesn't set a cookie?
Date Tue, 08 Jan 2013 02:41:45 GMT
The page is certainly poorly written (and poorly arranged), it could
use a thorough tidy up.

When I restored it I clarified that it was to see your session, rather
than make one.


On 8 January 2013 02:36, Jens Alfke <> wrote:
> On Jan 7, 2013, at 6:24 PM, Robert Newson <> wrote:
>> and I've restored them, they document an important feature.
> No, I left the part about using GET to return information about the login session, which
is the feature you described.
> The bit I deleted was the part at the top that claimed that GET would create a login
session (i.e. set a cookie), because it’s not true.
> —Jens

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