Got it but... What happens if someone else grabs the computer that my
user was sitting at 2 minutes before, leaving the window opened and
after he grabs the new machine open a new session... isn't PHP capable
of determining that the same user is trying to open a 2nd session no
matter what the cookie tells it? I mean by his username.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Holmes [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Saturday, June 29, 2002 2:36 AM
> To: 'César Aracena'; 'PHP General List'
> Subject: RE: [PHP] SESSION's from common computers
> You really can't do anything besides saying that after X minutes,
> you were idle, so restart your session. Once you send them the page,
> don't know if they are reading it or have left the table. All you can
> is decide on the next request whether too much time has passed.
> As for the new computer, they'll have to start a new session there
> automatically, because they won't have the same cookie matching the
> session ID from the first computer.
> ---John Holmes...
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: César Aracena [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> > Sent: Saturday, June 29, 2002 1:24 AM
> > To: PHP General List
> > Subject: [PHP] SESSION's from common computers
> > Hi all.
> > I have a question about sessions… which is the best way to close a
> > session if one it’s opened for a certain user and then this user
> > to another computer? I guess that I could manage with
> > and session_end_time fields in the DB, and tell the script to see if
> > opened session hasn’t been closed… then close it and open a new one.
> > Does this make any sense? Is there a better way to do this? I want
> > know this because many users actually use cyber-coffees computers to
> > access web sites and I’ve seen them leaving their chair with the
> > still opened and changing to another pc.
> > Thanks in advance,
> > <mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Cesar Aracena
> > CE / MCSE+I
> > Neuquen, Argentina
> > +54.299.6356688
> > +54.299.4466621
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