[Seaside] Redirect Loop

John Thornborrow john at pinesoft.co.uk
Thu Jul 30 17:10:46 UTC 2009

Thanks, I'm sure something is broken but I'm yet to see where. This
should help. :)


Philippe Marschall wrote:
> 2009/7/28 John Thornborrow <john at pinesoft.co.uk>:
>> Hi All,
>> one of our clients is complaining that intermittently they are receiving
>> a "Redirect Loop" error in their browses on one of our apps.
>> I've done some investigative work (i.e. put "self halt" in
>> WADispatcher>>#handleRequest:) and I can see that sometimes Seaside is
>> redirecting as many as 18-21 times for a simple GET url
>> (/seaside/myapp)? This can't be right, can it?
>> There are no callbacks/calls/answers at this point, just a simple page
>> rendering.
>> Any pointers on where I should look?
> Something like 15 tasks on a page could exhibit such a behavior.
> Broken exception handling or a bug in session cookie initialization
> are other options that come to my mind. To be sure set a breakpoint in
> WAResponse >> #redirectTo: and you should see who is doing all these
> redirects.
> Cheers
> Philippe
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