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Sankar Subbiramaniam
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I have my application hosted in Till yesterday my application was working. suddenly it is not able to track sessions, between servlets.
My application: Login panel: If user enters proper userid, a session is created, then Main panel displayed. Main panel is static page consisting of frames. One of the frames has links to my applications. (url is hardcoded in the frames). On selecting my application, my other servlets get invoked. All of them use the sessions created in my Login Page for verification (This i have done so that a user cannot come to Main page with out logging).
Now all my applications fail, as no session is passed to them. I was told that urls need to be encoded. But since my URLs are in a static html, how do i do this ?
Please help.
regards sankar
Paul Wetzel
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Joined: Nov 02, 1999
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check out the class It has a static method to accomplish encodeing (URLEncoder.encode(String). If there are static you should still be a abel to do it:
String theLink = "" + URLEncoder.encode("hello world") + "&that=" + URLEncoder.encode("good by world!")
best of luck
maha anna
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Joined: Jan 31, 2000
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How did you overcome this? Are all your sessions are now passed to other applications now?
maha anna
Sankar Subbiramaniam
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Joined: Oct 03, 2000
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Hi Maha,
I converted all my html files to JSP files and encoded all the URLs using (request.encodeURL()).
Now its working fine.
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Joined: Nov 22, 2008
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Sankar, I am having a similar session tracking problem with JSP's. Where did you put the request.encodeURL() within the JSP?
I tried just placing at the beginning but that did not work.
I agree. Here's the link:
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