Session timeout, has to be top priority!!!

Mark Edwards mark at antsclimbtree.com
Thu Sep 7 23:21:30 CEST 2006


Wait a minute, are you guys really suggesting there should be *no*  
timeout?  One of the primary uses for a webmail client is to view  
email on public computers.  I sure as heck want to know that if I  
somehow fail to logout on a public machine, that my session will be  
closed for me.

On Sep 7, 2006, at 2:17 PM, Martin Marques wrote:

>
> I second that.
>
> On Thu, 7 Sep 2006 11:32:57 -0300, "Sergio A. Kessler"  
> <sergiokessler at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I also am having this problem...
>>
>> why not close the session just when the browser closes ?
>>
>> why RC should have a fixed timeout ?
>> outlook doesn't have one, and is doing fine...
>>
>> that is the best option IMO...
>>
>>
>> On 9/7/06, Brennan Stehling <brennan at offwhite.net> wrote:
>>> That is killing me!
>>>
>>> In Firefox I have lost multiple emails as I was writing them and  
>>> then
>> cannot go back and copy out my text.  The session timeout should  
>> never
>> kick someone out while they are writing an email.  It should just  
>> block
>> actions done against the server.
>>>
>>> --
>>> Brennan Stehling
>>> Offwhite.net LLC
>>> brennan at offwhite.net
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
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