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Bug What's with the horrible session persistence?

Discussion in 'Stratics Help and Suggestions' started by elster, Oct 4, 2016.

  1. elster

    elster Journeyman

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    I login. I look at a thread, I'm no longer logged in. I click another thread, I am logged in. I go to reply to that thread, I'm not logged in. It smells like stratics is a clustered web server and sessions are only saved to one node or something. It never keeps me logged in, and is totally inconsistent.
     
  2. Captn Norrington

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    I'm not sure what causes that, but it happens to me also. Not nearly as much as it used to happen a few months ago thankfully though.
     
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    I'll need some info

    Browser
    Is it set to accept Cookies , when you log in persistence is partially determined by a session cookie that deletes when you log out.
    Are you using a VPN or other Proxy Service.
     
  5. elster

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    Cookies enabled. Chrome. No proxy or VPN.

    Sample request headers:

    Accept: text/html,application/xhtml+xml,application/xml;q=0.9,image/webp,*/*;q=0.8
    Accept-Encoding: gzip, deflate, sdch
    Accept-Language: en-US,en;q=0.8
    Cache-Control: max-age=0
    Connection: keep-alive
    Cookie:cfduid, xf_xcas_capping, _gat, xf_session, xf_mce_ccv,_ga (leaving out the values for these, but these were the cookie names that were set)
    Host: stratics.com
    If-Modified-Since: Mon, 10 Oct 2016 21:07:44 GMT
    Upgrade-Insecure-Requests: 1
    User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_11_0) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/53.0.2785.143 Safari/537.36