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Item14301: Implement ConfigurableCookieNamesAndPaths

Priority: Enhancement
Current State: Waiting for Release
Released In: 2.2.0
Target Release: minor
Applies To: Engine
Branches: Item14301 master Item14288 Item14454 Item14380 Item14537
Reported By: GeorgeClark
Waiting For:
Last Change By: GeorgeClark
This implements 2 new settings

  • $Foswiki::cfg{Sessions}{CookieNamePrefix}=
  • $Foswiki::cfg{Sessions}{CookiePath}=

We need it somewhat urgently as you have to delete cookies to use

-- GeorgeClark - 24 Jan 2017

I jumped the timers and merged this into master. is now peacefully coexisting with

-- GeorgeClark - 25 Jan 2017

The Strikeone cookie uses a different js mechanism for reading cookies. Got the cookie domain prefix added, but path is not supported yet.

-- GeorgeClark - 31 Jan 2017

MichaelDaum reported
Checking JQueryCookie hosted upstream at This lib needs to be replaced by Not a task for this bug item. Just mentioning as I checked the code.

This is probably the place to do this and at the same time unify the cookie methods used by Twisty, Strikeone, UpdatesPlugin, etc.

-- GeorgeClark - 31 Jan 2017

Noticed an issue, strikeone cookie "FOSWIKISTRIKEONE" will be written as "Secure" when visited using https. But for a site that supports both, when switching back to http:, then strikeone no longer works. Need to use SFOSWIKISTRIKEONE like we do with SFOSWIKISID.

-- GeorgeClark - 22 Mar 2017

Changing this to Waiting for Release. Any further replacements of the jquery cookie implementation are deferred.

-- GeorgeClark - 05 Dec 2017
Topic revision: r13 - 31 Jan 2018, GeorgeClark - This page was cached on 15 Nov 2018 - 21:00.

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