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Farakh khan
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when user logs in I am inserting user session start date/time in my db. when user clicks logged out then db record is updated but How can I know that user closed the browser/machine or timed out as to update db

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Ben Souther
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There is no way to know when they've closed their browser but a session listener is a good way to trap the creation and destruction of a session.


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Farakh khan
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Originally posted by Ben Souther:
There is no way to know when they've closed their browser but a session listener is a good way to trap the creation and destruction of a session.


I am very new to servlet and Java. Can you please let me know about the session listener example or any tutorial

Thanks for your prompt reply
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Farakh,
Here's an example.


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Farakh khan
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Originally posted by Jeanne Boyarsky:
Farakh,
Here's an example.


I tried a lot to check this example but every following error appears:

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Network Error (tcp_error)

A communication error occurred: "Operation timed out"
The Web Server may be down, too busy, or experiencing other problems preventing it from responding to requests. You may wish to try again at a later time.

For assistance, contact your network support team.
Ben Souther
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It looks like there are a lot of examples on the web.
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=session+listener+example&btnG=Google+Search

Have you tried any of these?
Farakh khan
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Originally posted by Ben Souther:
It looks like there are a lot of examples on the web.
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=session+listener+example&btnG=Google+Search

Have you tried any of these?


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