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How to change from persistent cookies to session cookies

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Is there a way to change from persistent cookies to session cookies by modifying httpd.conf in apache/ihs
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apache itself does not set/add/modifie cookies, that's done by your application and/or application server

for apache you need to use mod_session_cookie or mod_rewrite (which has a cookie flag for RewriteRule)
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Thanks for your input. How do we do it on WebSphere Application Server
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Thinking making the keep alive short can make the cookie expired sooner as nother that persistent since it is sessions...or simply rewrite the session id through web proxy... http://wpcertification.blogspot.com/2009/08/configuring-cookie-based-session.html?m=1
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Thanks for the quick response.
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