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How do I both send a Cookie and redirect the browser

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How do I both send a Cookie and redirect the browser

       Send "Content-type: text/html"
       Send "Set-Cookie: Skattejagt=user; path=/;"
       Send "Location: " & SetTreasure
       Send ""
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by:bver
ID: 1829022
You should not send both content-type and location entity-headers back to a client because these headers are exclusive.

The response should be rather:

       Send "Location: " & SetTreasure
       Send "Set-Cookie: Skattejagt=user; path=/;"
       Send "" 

assuming SetTreasure variable contains a valid URI for the redirection target.


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by:jfl
ID: 1829023
The browser is not setting a cookie if I redirect
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aioudine earned 10 total points
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require("cgilib.pl");
$SetTreasure = "HTTP://WWW.NOVELL.COM";
print "Set-Cookie: user=aioudine; path=/;";
print &PrintHeader;
print "<META http-equiv=\"refresh\" content=\"0;url=".$SetTreasure."\">";
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by:jfl
ID: 1829025
I have thought about that too, but it's not preferable
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