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Setting Session time out

saravana kumar
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Joined: Jun 25, 2002
Posts: 72
hi friends,

how to set the session life time? in my application i want to make session is active when the user signed in .then i want to deactive my seesion when he logout. how to keep the session object as long as alive?
please send me reply ...
Harpartap Singh

Joined: Sep 14, 2002
Posts: 23
One way to find out about "session timeout" is by doing a search in javaranch forums.
Well here is a sample session timeout discussion for you.
And about creating/destroying sessions - request.getSession(true) will create one for you and HttpSession.invalidate() will destroy it for you.

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I agree. Here's the link:
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