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How do i get to my "startuppage.cfm" after login is successful

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Hi All,

How do i get to my "startuppage.cfm" after login is successful

Where do i specify to go to "startuppage.cfm" after login is validated and authenticated.

Thanks
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Question by:mdbbound
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Have you tried placing a <cflocation> tag after the code that does the validating?


<cflocation url="startuppage.cfm">
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After validating.....

<cfoutput>
<cfset Random = Rand()>
<META HTTP-EQUIV="REFRESH" CONTENT="0; URL=/startuppage.cfm?Random=#random#">
</cfoutput>
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by:mdbbound
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tim
Thanks

So instead of <cflocation url="#cgi.script_name#">, i should put

<cflocation url="startuppage.cfm">.  I dont know if i am doing this correctly

Please a little clarification.

I have been reading about setting security on my application and came across with this

set the value for #cgi.script_name#.  I just don't get it.  

OK if after all the checking and validation and authenticating is done, i want the user the be presented with the "startuppage.cfm"

The full code in the book is:
<cflocation url="#cgi.script_name#">

Thanks.
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So instead of <cflocation url="#cgi.script_name#">, i should put

<cflocation url="startuppage.cfm">

Yes this is correct.

If you put

<cflocation url="#cgi.script_name#"> you would end up redirecting them to the current page in an endless loop.
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Thank you mrichmon
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See your other post for a bit more clarification about the cgi.script_name vs startuppage.cfm in the cflocation.....
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