On Sun, Jun 3, 2012 at 11:21 PM, Ashley Sheridan
<a...@ashleysheridan.co.uk> wrote:
> Al <n...@ridersite.org> wrote:
>>Disabled cookies use to be a problem years ago.  What's your experience
>>these days.
>>I need it for my session ID. As I read the docs, the old method of
>>appending it
>>to the URL is a security issue.
>>I can obviously save the ID in a temp file which can be read by all the
>>needing it.
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> There is a new law been passed in the UK that makes non-essential cookies 
> opt-in only, so you must get permission in order to use them.
> That said, session cookies are a bit of a grey area. If your site relies on 
> them to function, then they're ok. If they're used purely for tracking, they 
> need to be made opt-in. Everything between is, like I said, grey.
> Thanks,
> Ash
> http://ashleysheridan.co.uk

A little correction on the above: This law applies to the whole EU, not only UK.

- Matijn

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