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From Johann Uhrmann <>
Subject Re: javax.servlet.http.HttpSession.getId() returns null
Date Tue, 02 Sep 2003 13:45:52 GMT
Tim Funk wrote:
> Before going farthar, have you looked at the Single Sign On valve?
> If you are using container managed security(such as form 
> authentication), those contraints are executed before the filter chain 
> is ever made.

Unfortunately, I cannot use container managed security because I have to
support login from static pages, from other server or via links that
contain the logon key.

> (Otherwise) I am unsure of the semantics of getId() without re-reading 
> the javadocs or the spec.

The api does not mention a null value for that method.
(at least in the version I read)



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