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Session Timeout

scottjhn Newbie
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Coding a web application using Java 6. Try to implement the session timeout for users.

In the web.xml, I added:

<session-config>
<session-timeout>480</session-timeout> <!-- jsp will expire in 8 hours -->
</session-config>

Now, during the runtime, if a user does not touch the jsp page for 8 hours (after the user has signed in), the session timeout mechanism will kick in. At that point, the server side will automatically execute:

rd = req.getRequestDispatcher("/signin.jsp");

So that the user will have to re-sign in, before continue the work.

How can I achieve this goal?


Thanks

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