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From Hassan Schroeder <>
Subject Re: control of session timed out with tomcat
Date Thu, 20 Oct 2011 14:08:28 GMT
On Thu, Oct 20, 2011 at 6:51 AM, Alejandro Soto <> wrote:
> Hi my friends, I want to ask you all, If there is a way to control the timed
> out of sessions with tomcat, what I need is when the session timed out,
> automatically the user is redirected to the login page, Is this possible to
> do that from tomcat?, I mean, tomcat triggers some event to the user with
> session timed out, with no need user interaction.

No. That's not how the web works :-)

What you *can* do is put a meta-refresh tag in the head of each page
(with the time set the same as your session timeout) that redirects to a
protected resource, which will bring up the login page.

Hassan Schroeder ------------------------
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