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From "Peter Crowther" <Peter.Crowt...@melandra.com>
Subject RE: How do you set the session timeout in tomcat so that the session only timeouts when the browser is closed?
Date Tue, 07 Jun 2005 13:56:08 GMT
> From: Harland, David [mailto:David.Harland@dlapiper.com] 
> How do you set the session timeout in tomcat so that the session only
> timeouts when the browser is closed?

You don't.  There is no way in any Web architecture of reliably
detecting whether a browser has closed, or whether it has merely
disconnected from the server for now and will be reconnecting later.
This is a generic problem with any stateful browser-based application
and is not specific to Tomcat.

		- Peter

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