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Timeout validation dialog box.

Robert James Liguori
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Joined: Nov 27, 2007
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After a session has expired, I need to open up a dialog box that gives the user two minutes to reset the timeout counter or the session will expire.

Any suggestions or tutorials that I can use to code this up? Can this functionality be done with JSF components or is Javascript needed?

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Bauke Scholtz
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Joined: Oct 08, 2006
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Make use of Javascript's setTimeout() function in combination with HttpSession#getMaxInactiveInterval().
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