losing sessions?

Ilan Berkner iberkner at gmail.com
Thu Jan 15 02:58:54 MSK 2009

Regarding the switching of the username via session, turns out that the page
was being partially cached by the CMS.  So as one user was calling it with
their name, the internal cache would get overwritten.  We have now disabled
this functionality.

Again, thanks all for your responses.

On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 2:53 PM, Ilan Berkner <iberkner at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi All,
> Weird situation...
> On our production environment, one of our users (I have remotely connected
> to their system) is losing Session information as soon as they try to do
> anything past their login.  Even stranger (I can tell via the title of the
> page) that the session information is getting mixed up.  The title of the
> page should be the user's name and after clicking on a page that requires
> session / cookie information, the title of the page changes to another
> user's name.  So something isn't right...
> Our development environment (unfortunately) at this time uses Apache (we'll
> be upgrading it to Nginx shortly).  This issue does not exist in our
> development environment.
> The problem computer is behind a proxy and the proxy on that server is
> configured as a "text" proxy (i.e. not ip address... rather proxy name).  So
> I'm not sure if that would be an issue?
> Is it possible that sessions are getting mixed up between users behind a
> proxy who's name is the same?
> Any suggestions / thoughts?
> Thanks
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