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Ravinder S Edhan
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Joined: Dec 15, 2003
Posts: 57
Hi Everybody,

Neede some information regarding Cookies.

To delete/expires a cookie, we use following method:

What does this mean?
Will this cookie get deleled after a minute from the system where cookies are stored or will it remain there?

Pavel Cherkashin
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Joined: Mar 04, 2005
Posts: 47
Regard this:

J2EE 1.4 Tutorial
Download Specs

and before write question, try to find answers yourself in Java Servlet Specification 2.3 or in JavaServer Pages Specification 1.2

Pavel Cherkashin - <br />SCJP, SCWCD, SCDJWS, SCBCD, SCEA, ...<br />
danny liu
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Joined: Jan 22, 2004
Posts: 185
To delete/expires a cookie, you use this:

cookie.setMaxAge(0) which means die now!
I agree. Here's the link:
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