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kasthala shyam

Joined: Jun 14, 2008
Posts: 3
Hi all,

How to set session timeout in a jsp page as well as a servlet.
I have set the session-timeout in web.xml as


and also set the session timeout in the servlet as


I am using websphere and the timeout was set as 40

but the session is not timing out.
what should i do now??
Am i wrong anywhere?
Thanks in advance.
Siddharth Naik
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Joined: Apr 09, 2006
Posts: 35
If you have copy-pasted the code then there is typo in both cases:

(1) In the first case timeout is spelled wrong

(2) In the second case "m" in max needs to be capital
[ July 14, 2008: Message edited by: Siddharth Naik ]

Thanks<br />Sid
I agree. Here's the link:
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