[Mailman-Users] [Bug] Cookie from older version

Barry A. Warsaw barry at python.org
Fri Jan 31 06:40:25 CET 2003

>>>>> "WY" == Will Yardley <william+mm at hq.newdream.net> writes:

    WY> If you have an old cookie from Mailman 2.0.x, you'll have to
    WY> re-login for every page until you manually clear the cookie
    WY> from your browser (after upgrading to 2.1).

    WY> Is there any way to fix this in the future? With some
    WY> browsers, it's not simple to remove an individual cookie.

This isn't a browser bug, it's a misfeature of Python's Cookie.py
module, which Mailman uses.  There /will/ be a fix in Mailman 2.1.1
but I haven't worked the patch out yet.


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