Whitebeam Template Reference Documentation
rb.page.session Object Description
The Whitebeam System provides tools to help web-authors track user sessions,
even though the concept of sessions is not built into the HTML model of the web.
The tools probvided include the ability to assign a unique ID to a session and
then be able to recognise that session during subsequent requests. The
ability to track these sessions is suplemented by the ability for
web authors to store data against that session and subsequently retrieve
that data in other requests.
Full details of this mechanism can be seen
here. The 'rb.page.session' object
controls the storage of data against a session using the
The session template has been enhanced with Whitebeam Version 1.3.5
- Access to multiple named session data areas
- rb.page.session.newID - allowing application to assign a new session ID, moving the data
from the old session ID to the new with no loss of data.
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