This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
If you open javaranch.com or gmail.com you can see "Log me automatically on each request" or "Remeber me on this computer" respectively. How can one implement that. I am using Web container based authentication and authoriazation. (web.xml based security). I did find a thread on this in the JSP form but the link pointed there is broken and the implementation is not clear on how to implement the above functionality.
You can use a cookie to enable when a user selects this option. Now when a page loads, put a check to identify that cookie, if that cookie is null or not there then just load the login page or if it contains value then fetch username/password from that cookie and load a logged in page.
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