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From thoudam <>
Subject Tomcat 6.0.18 unsupported character in cookie
Date Tue, 18 May 2010 11:02:35 GMT

I am using tomcat 6.0.18 and it wraps any cookie value containing invalid
characters like equals sign in double quotes. Our cookie contains lots of
equals sign and are legacy cookie used and also created by various other
applications. I do not want tomcat to wrap the cookie containing equals sign
in double quotes as we are not sure of the implication on other third party
applications using our cookie. We are not sure how these third party
application is reading our cookie and depending on the way they handle our
cookie they may not like double quoted cookie values. And we do not have any
control on these third party applications. Is there a way to stop tomcat
6.0.14 or later version from double quoting cookie values containing equals
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