[Tutor] Re: Is anyone capable of explaining ?
Oleg Broytmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Wed, 6 Feb 2002 15:28:03 +0300
On Wed, Feb 06, 2002 at 07:16:47AM -0500, Scherer, Bill wrote:
> > Question: How does web browser know what cookies should be
> > sent to server as a response?
> The browser determines which cookies to include with a request by
> comparing the domain of the server it is about to contact with
> the domain of the cookies. I didn't see any domain in the
> cookies you are setting; there should be one.
This is true only partially. If you omit "domain" part of the cookie the
browaser will store current server's domain.
> The template http cookie header:
> Set-Cookie: name=value; expires=date; path=pathname; domain=domainname
this is not neccessary
Oleg Broytmann http://phd.pp.ru/ email@example.com
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