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From "Manuel Reyes" <>
Subject FW: Using Cookieless Session States
Date Fri, 03 Dec 2004 15:34:13 GMT
Hello all,

I have encountered an interesting feature that I can't find a solution to, so I am interested
to learn whether it is a known issue or something I am missing.

I have a series of pages that for various reasons use Cookieless Session States using the
following settings in the Web.Config :

            sqlConnectionString="data source=;Trusted_Connection=yes"

This means that the session key is not retrieved from a cookie on the client, but it is passed
to the web server using the URL.  For example, a request to :




When I attempt to use this with the asp net module apache fires back a page not found error,
after looking at the logs it seems that Apache is attempting to located the file using the
session key as part of the path.  For example, this came from my Apache error.log

[Fri Dec 03 14:58:38 2004] [error] [client] File does not exist: C:/Program Files/Apache

If I set the Web.Config to use cookieless="false" in the section mentioned above the page
is served correctly.

Manuel Reyes
Systems Integration Department
Egton Medical Information Systems Ltd
Tel: 0113 3803547 
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