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Session end

Muthuvel Chinnachamy
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Joined: Jun 13, 2001
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Dear all,
we are developing an internet based application using servlets and beans. At the start of the application, after the user is logged in, the session is started. As part of the application, lots of information is stored in the session for the particular user, (including files uploaded). Now the problem is all these information should be removed from session, files should be deleted at end of the session. Now my question is How do I detect the session end?
Thanks in advance.
Muthuvel Chinnachamy.
Peter den Haan
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Joined: Apr 20, 2000
Posts: 3252
Check out javax.servlet.http.HttpSessionBindingListener, especially valueUnbound().
- Peter
Muthuvel Chinnachamy
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Joined: Jun 13, 2001
Posts: 31
Dear Peter,
Thanks for your reply.
I will explore more and get you back in case of problem.
Thanks again,
Muthuvel C.
Manjunath Reddy
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Joined: Jul 26, 2001
Posts: 60
And also check this out..
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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