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Session timeout

sajeev Jaladharan

Joined: Mar 18, 2003
Posts: 7
hai all
I am currently using appache web server for running my JSP applications.I want to keep track sessions in my application.So i used 'session.setMaxInactiveInterval(3600)' method for extending the expiring time to one hour.but on compilation of the jsp page an error occurs 'No such methods',the same happened when i used 'session.setAttribute()' but i corrected it by using sessin.getValue().where could have went wrong.
with regards sajeev
William Brogden
Author and all-around good cowpoke

Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 13037
If you can use getValue but not getAttribute, and setMaxInactiveInterval is not there it means you have an old version of the servlet API installed.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Session timeout
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