Re: Options on session control in a web application

From: Shakespeare <>
Date: Sat, 2 Aug 2008 11:28:59 +0200
Message-ID: <489428de$0$49881$>

"Ed Prochak" <> schreef in bericht
> Connected to:
> Oracle9i Enterprise Edition Release - 64bit Production
> With the Partitioning and Oracle Data Mining options
> JServer Release - Production
> Showing my lack of User interface application skills here.
> We have web applications built with PL/SQL. The goal is to develop a
> simple timing application. When the user enters the fist screen, make
> a log entry which include the time. When they exit that screen, note
> how they exited (e.g. OK or CANCEL button pressed) and update the log
> with a stop time. Given the stateless nature of HTML, what's the best
> practice to deal with this situation?
> Use a cookie?
> Use hidden HTML form fields?
> Other?
> I feel so dumb.
> ed

No need to feel that way. Do your users log in? If yes, how?

Shakespeare Received on Sat Aug 02 2008 - 04:28:59 CDT

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