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Re: Session-Id

From: Dave Kristol <dmk@allegra.att.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Jul 95 11:37:25 EDT
Message-Id: <9507241549.AA24429@www10.w3.org>
To: hedlund@best.com
Cc: www-talk@www10.w3.org
[a much-delayed response...]

hedlund@best.com (Marc Hedlund) wrote (13:23, Friday, July 21):

  > At 8:57 AM 7/21/95, Dave Kristol wrote:
  > > [...]
  > >    2) The client should (but need not, particularly to provide
  > >    compatibility with existing clients) send a SessionID request header to
  > >    a given host.  The header should be whatever SessionID header the
  > >    client last got from that host, independent of the URLs requested.
  > > [...]
  > [...]
  >         * Dave, do you intend (2) to mean that the session should be
  > persistent even past termination of the client?  I like the "startup ->
  > termination" persistence better.

I was unclear.  I intended that clients not cache Session IDs beyond the
lifetime of the client.  When you exit the client, your Session IDs vanish.

Dave Kristol
Received on Monday, 24 July 1995 11:49:59 GMT

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