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cookie, URL-rewriting and hidden fields

Saurabh Saha
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Joined: Dec 08, 2004
Posts: 52
Hi,
which is the best approach for session tracking, somebody told me that hidden fields are the best approach. Is it true, please confirm me.

Thanks,
Saurabh
Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

You are aware that the servlet container will do this for you, right?
Read Chapter 7 (SRV7) of the servlet spec.
You'll find the link in my signature.
[ April 25, 2005: Message edited by: Ben Souther ]

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