Hi Tom, i did find this in the bug reports, its pretty new and should be an answer.
http://news.php.net/php.doc.bugs/2653 ralph_def...@yahoo.de "Tom Worster" <f...@thefsb.org> wrote in message news:c6de9eee.12c8d%...@thefsb.org... > i'm not 100% sure what the manual means when it says... > > session.gc_maxlifetime integer > session.gc_maxlifetime specifies the number of seconds after which data will > be seen as 'garbage' and cleaned up. Garbage collection occurs during > session start. > > what event exactly does the "after which" here refer to? > > i'd like to think that it means that a session is eligible for gc no sooner > than session.gc_maxlifetime seconds after the most recent access (read or > write) to that session. but it seems dangerously presumptuous to assume that > this is the case. > > what do you take it to mean? > > -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php