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Login cookie timeout?

Discussion in 'Site Feedback' started by slcasner, May 12, 2015.

  1. slcasner

    slcasner Member

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    I rarely reboot my computer and I have a browser window containing TMC that remains open. This morning when I refreshed the page to update the forum status icons I was no longer logged in. I can't remember when was the last time I had to log in. Is there a timeout on the login cookie, or did the server lose some state last night?
     
  2. doug

    doug Administrator / Head Moderator

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    Hmm... don't know for sure. I'm guessing no on the latter. The server does get periodically reset, but that doesn't force everyone to have to re-login.
     

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