[Seaside] sharing sessions through links..

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at stonehenge.com
Tue Oct 28 17:57:16 UTC 2008

>>>>> "Dave" == Dave Bauer <dave.bauer at gmail.com> writes:

Dave> This can be handled with cookies by creating a random, secure key on
Dave> the server for the session, and hashing the cookie with it, then you
Dave> can validate the cookie with the key and invalidate the key when the
Dave> session expires. Depends of course, on what you want to do with it.

Again, way way way too much work. Please read the article. People overthink
cookies. All you need for a cookie to do is to distinguish one browser from
another --- that's it!!

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