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cookie.getMaxAge reads -1

martin brow

Joined: Dec 13, 2011
Posts: 3

I'm using cookies for my site, and for debugging I need to see how long cookies are alive to determine whether I should extend their life time or not. The code to create a cookie: (in a

And to read it out:

But, age reads always -1 (it does die however after 60 seconds, so the setMaxAge(60) works) and path reads "null". The getName and getValue do work, and I can adjust them perfectly... What is wrong with my getPath and getmaxAge()?

thanks for any help!
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