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Hello guys,

I'm having the following two questions regarding timeouts:

1) How can i release the acquired resources like database connection, handles to other resources etc, when the servelet timeouts.

2) Also how can i change the session-timeouts?

ThanQ
 
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1) How can i release the acquired resources like database connection, handles to other resources etc, when the servelet timeouts.



You can associate a HttpSessionListener. This class is in the javax.servlet.http package and it has a method sessionDestroyed.

2) Also how can i change the session-timeouts?



Do it in your deployment descriptor file:
add this to your web.xml to set the session timeout to 30 minutes:



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Vicky,
Beware of holding a connection for the entire life of the session. A connection is a very expensive resource.
 
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Thanks to all of you guys out here
 
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