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Unable to set cookies with jsp

Tomas Nilson
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Joined: Jan 14, 2002
Posts: 33
Hey!
If I for example use the following code in a JSP page:
Cookie cookie = new Cookie("t", "v");
cookie.setMaxAge(60 * 60); //1 h in seconds
response.addCookie(cookie);
Will I be able to access a cookie named "t" next time I visit this site (if it's within an hour)? Or do I have to do something to actually set the cookie? I can't get it to work..
Please help...:-) //Tom
Nathaniel Stoddard
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Joined: May 29, 2003
Posts: 1258
Do you need to specify the domain and/or the path for the cookie? I'm not sure if the response will take care of that when you call addCookie(). Otherwise, I don't see anything wrong with this. (Sorry, I'm not much help here -- I haven't had too much experience with cookies in JSP.)


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