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Editors Session Bug solved!!

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Editors Session Bug solved!!
It's really a lot of time I couldn't find a way to use the Editor session. For some strange ways LinksSQL did not allow me to enter saying all the time.. Invalid Session!!!

So I investigated and I find where the problem came from!

Well I think this happens only in few systems (if not only in this configuration): for test purposes I'm working locally with win98 and Activestate Perl.

I wondered that session are registered something like this:


hmmmm. columbus egg.
The problem is in the "-".

I just went to DB_Utils.pm and changed first lines of "sub authenticate" as here:
my $s = shift;
$s =~ /^[\d\w\-]+$/ | | return undef;
(length $s < 27) &#0124; &#0124; return undef;

that's it!

Another very important question.
What about Administratos (I'm talinks either about user sessions)? I tryed fo find some infos around but nothing.

Alex did you do any documentation on these new features?

bye bye

Subject Author Views Date
Thread Editors Session Bug solved!! Lepo75 1029 Jan 28, 2000, 11:27 AM
Post Re: Editors Session Bug solved!!
Alex 971 Jan 31, 2000, 7:16 AM