473,597 Members | 2,095 Online
Bytes | Software Development & Data Engineering Community
+ Post

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Response.Redire ct problem

I am having a strange problem that I cannot solve. I have an asp page that I use for a user to login and gain access to other pages. When the user logs in I set a couple of session variables like Session("UserTy pe") = "Sales". Then based on the Session("UserTy pe") I use response.redire ct to take the user to a specific page. The logic and response.redire ct works fine on a Win2k server but when I move the page to a server running Win2003 the response.redire ct does not work even though the session variables are being set correctly. I can use response.write session("UserTy pe") to see that it is set to "Sales" yet the response.redire ct logic will not redirect to the page I want. The user is always redirected to the default page at the bottom of the If statements I am using. Can anyone tell me what might be causing this? Thanks
Jul 19 '05 #1
3 2809
You are losing your session variables
There are a bunch of us that are having the same problem
You will find that the session variables are gone and you run the
session_onstart at every page.
Jul 19 '05 #2
Is this just some session variables? I am using the same variable at the top of every page to verify that the user has logged in and if the variable is empty then I redirect to the login page - all of that still works fine.
Jul 19 '05 #3
I set up several pages to work with sessions on both IIS5 (W2K) and IIS6 (W2K3). It appears that both work the same. Sessions variables
remain intact until the session times out or all the IE browsers on the client machine are shutdown. I think Opera browser create a new
session for each instance of a connection to IIS (I'll have to check this)

Other things that can cause session variables to reset is touching the Global.asa file which makes IIS think it needs to recycle all the
sessions. I've included the test files below, and would like to hear from anyone with different results.

global.asa << include the Session_OnStart into your Global.asa, this set's an initial session variable
Session1.asp << This sets some session variables and redirects to Session2
Session2.asp << this Writes the session variables and a form. The button actions Session3.asp
Session3.asp << This writes the session variables and on button push, goes to Session1.asp which redirects to Session2

The session variable called LoopTick (Initially set by global.asa) contains a hostory fo the session pages being accessed.


Global.asa
===========
<SCRIPT LANGUAGE=VBScri pt RUNAT=Server>
Sub Session_OnStart ()
Session( "LoopTick" ) = "SessionStarted " & now & " >"
End Sub
</SCRIPT>

Session1.asp
===============
<HTML>
<body>
<%

Response.write( "<br>In Session1.asp " )
Session( "LoopTick" ) = Session( "LoopTick" ) + "1"
Response.write( "<br>LoopTi ck=" & Session( "LoopTick" ) )
Session( "able" ) = "Sess1-1"
Session( "baker" ) = "Sess1-2"

Response.redire ct( "Session2.a sp" )

%>
</body>
</HTML>
Session2.asp
============

<HTML>
<body>
<%
Response.write( "<br>In Session2.asp " )
Session( "LoopTick" ) = Session( "LoopTick" ) + "2"
Response.write( "<br>LoopTi ck=" & Session( "LoopTick" ) )

Response.write( "<br>Able=" & Session( "able" ) )
Response.write( "<br>Baker= " & Session( "baker" ) )

Response.write( "<br>Resett ing Session variables" )
Session( "able" ) = "Sess2-1"
Session( "baker" ) = "Sess2-2"
Response.flush( )
%>
<Form method="POST" name="MyForm" ACTION="Session 3.asp" >
<INPUT TYPE=Submit VALUE="Goto Session3 page ">
</FORM>

</body>
</HTML>


Session3.asp
=============
<HTML>
<body>
<%

Response.write( "<br>In Session3.asp " )
Session( "LoopTick" ) = Session( "LoopTick" ) + "3"
Response.write( "<br>LoopTi ck=" & Session( "LoopTick" ) )

Response.write( "<br>Able=" & Session( "able" ) )
Response.write( "<br>Baker= " & Session( "baker" ) )

Response.write( "<br>Resett ing Session variables" )
Session( "able" ) = "Sess3-1"
Session( "baker" ) = "Sess3-2"
Response.flush( )
%>
<Form method="POST" name="MyForm" ACTION="Session 1.asp" >
<INPUT TYPE=Submit VALUE="Goto Session1 page ">
</FORM>

</body>
</HTML>

-rwg
This is what I think, not necessarily what is accurate!

--------------------
| Thread-Topic: Response.Redire ct problem
| thread-index: AcQC/3V1r2KDKS2tQJCA SKwLMzYQZg==
| X-Tomcat-NG: microsoft.publi c.inetserver.as p.general
| From: "=?Utf-8?B?TGFuc2U=?=" <an*******@disc ussions.microso ft.com>
| References: <3B************ *************** *******@microso ft.com>
| Subject: RE: Response.Redire ct problem
| Date: Fri, 5 Mar 2004 14:16:08 -0800
| Lines: 4
| Message-ID: <02************ *************** *******@microso ft.com>
| MIME-Version: 1.0
| Content-Type: text/plain;
| charset="Utf-8"
| Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
| X-Newsreader: Microsoft CDO for Windows 2000
| Content-Class: urn:content-classes:message
| Importance: normal
| Priority: normal
| X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.3790.0
| Newsgroups: microsoft.publi c.inetserver.as p.general
| Path: cpmsftngxa06.ph x.gbl
| Xref: cpmsftngxa06.ph x.gbl microsoft.publi c.inetserver.as p.general:26763 6
| NNTP-Posting-Host: tk2msftcmty1.ph x.gbl 10.40.1.180
| X-Tomcat-NG: microsoft.publi c.inetserver.as p.general
|
| You are losing your session variables

There are a bunch of us that are having the same problem

You will find that the session variables are gone and you run the

session_onstart at every page.
|
Jul 19 '05 #4

This thread has been closed and replies have been disabled. Please start a new discussion.

Similar topics

3
3897
by: Paul | last post by:
I'm not getting the results I want when I use Response.Redirct in a ASP page. I enter this line of code in a asp page from domain1.com. Response.Redirect "http://www.domain2.com/VDIR2/table.asp" & "?PubID=" & PubID & "&PubName=" & PubName The query string is data to open a DB. the page displays
4
14604
by: TomT | last post by:
Hi.. I'm redirecting users to another page using: response.redirect("newpage.asp") this works... But I need to add a variable to the page specified.. IE: newpage.asp?id=JobID
6
4312
by: Sam | last post by:
I have some issues with HTTP Headers and I was hoping for some pointers or references to good articles. Here is the problem. I have 6 .aspx pages, each page contains a common .ascx. This ascx serves two purposes, 1. it contains a tab strip with response.redirects to navigate to the other pages; 2. I authenticate the user by check to see if a cookie exists, if it doesn't I redirect to a login screen.
2
5983
by: news://news.microsoft.com/microsoft.public.de.germ | last post by:
Hallo! Ich habe ein Frameset mit 3 Frames. Im 1. Frame wird eine ASPX-Seite geöffnet. In dieser werden einige Steuerelemente angezeigt. Nun soll bei bestimmten Benutzeraktivitäten eine andere ASPX-Seite geöffnet werden, und zwar in einem der beiden anderen Frames. Mein Problem ist, dass die Seite, die geöffnet werden soll, manchmal im 2. und manchmal im 3. Frame angezeigt werden soll (je nach Benutzeraktivität).
1
2338
by: Sean Wolfe | last post by:
I have this wierd bizarrre problem that I'm experienceing with the Response.Redirect() method. I have a site where the users are on a particular page in SSL. When they post the data back, and the processing is done, it then tries to redirect them back to the non-SSL site. But the site is on a non-starndard port number. I place in the Response.Redirect() method the Fully qualified path to the URL and when ASP.NET makes the Response, the...
5
4556
by: venner | last post by:
I'm having an issue with an ASP.NET website after upgrading to ASP.NET 2.0. The website makes use of a central authentication service (CAS) provided at the university I work for. Each page checks a session variable, and if it is not present, does a Response.Redirect to a webpage for the CAS passing a url parameter for the url to post back to. The CAS provides a page for the user to log into, validates the username and password, and then...
4
11421
by: mike.biang | last post by:
I have an ASP page that is using an XMLHTTP object to request various pages from my server. I keep a single session throughout the XMLHTTP requests by bassing the ASPSESSIONID cookie through the XMLHTTP object. However, when the page requested through the XML object makes a <%Response.Redirect()%> call, a new session is created each time. Is this a flaw in the XMLHTTP Object? How can I force the session to remain the same after a...
12
1491
by: gigi | last post by:
How to send more than one value using response redirect? For example i can send one like this response.Redirect "pregled.asp?ime=" & strUserName but how to send two or more values? I tried response.Redirect("pregled.asp?ime=" & strUserName & " & prezime = " & strUserLastName) but it didn't work.
5
4852
by: =?Utf-8?B?d2ViZ3V5QGNvbW11bml0eS5ub3NwYW0=?= | last post by:
We have been running into some problems where using Response.Redirect causes the page to hang and it never actually redirects. Here's the scenario: User opens the page, selects an item from the drop down list and then clicks one of a couple of buttons to send them off to another page. We do a little bit of validation in the Event Handler and then do a Response.Redirect off to the next page. Then the page just sits there and never...
0
7885
by: Hystou | last post by:
Most computers default to English, but sometimes we require a different language, especially when relocating. Forgot to request a specific language before your computer shipped? No problem! You can effortlessly switch the default language on Windows 10 without reinstalling. I'll walk you through it. First, let's disable language synchronization. With a Microsoft account, language settings sync across devices. To prevent any complications,...
0
8271
Oralloy
by: Oralloy | last post by:
Hello folks, I am unable to find appropriate documentation on the type promotion of bit-fields when using the generalised comparison operator "<=>". The problem is that using the GNU compilers, it seems that the internal comparison operator "<=>" tries to promote arguments from unsigned to signed. This is as boiled down as I can make it. Here is my compilation command: g++-12 -std=c++20 -Wnarrowing bit_field.cpp Here is the code in...
1
8031
by: Hystou | last post by:
Overview: Windows 11 and 10 have less user interface control over operating system update behaviour than previous versions of Windows. In Windows 11 and 10, there is no way to turn off the Windows Update option using the Control Panel or Settings app; it automatically checks for updates and installs any it finds, whether you like it or not. For most users, this new feature is actually very convenient. If you want to control the update process,...
0
6686
agi2029
by: agi2029 | last post by:
Let's talk about the concept of autonomous AI software engineers and no-code agents. These AIs are designed to manage the entire lifecycle of a software development project—planning, coding, testing, and deployment—without human intervention. Imagine an AI that can take a project description, break it down, write the code, debug it, and then launch it, all on its own.... Now, this would greatly impact the work of software developers. The idea...
1
5847
isladogs
by: isladogs | last post by:
The next Access Europe User Group meeting will be on Wednesday 1 May 2024 starting at 18:00 UK time (6PM UTC+1) and finishing by 19:30 (7.30PM). In this session, we are pleased to welcome a new presenter, Adolph Dupré who will be discussing some powerful techniques for using class modules. He will explain when you may want to use classes instead of User Defined Types (UDT). For example, to manage the data in unbound forms. Adolph will...
0
5426
by: conductexam | last post by:
I have .net C# application in which I am extracting data from word file and save it in database particularly. To store word all data as it is I am converting the whole word file firstly in HTML and then checking html paragraph one by one. At the time of converting from word file to html my equations which are in the word document file was convert into image. Globals.ThisAddIn.Application.ActiveDocument.Select();...
0
3881
by: TSSRALBI | last post by:
Hello I'm a network technician in training and I need your help. I am currently learning how to create and manage the different types of VPNs and I have a question about LAN-to-LAN VPNs. The last exercise I practiced was to create a LAN-to-LAN VPN between two Pfsense firewalls, by using IPSEC protocols. I succeeded, with both firewalls in the same network. But I'm wondering if it's possible to do the same thing, with 2 Pfsense firewalls...
0
3923
by: adsilva | last post by:
A Windows Forms form does not have the event Unload, like VB6. What one acts like?
1
1493
muto222
by: muto222 | last post by:
How can i add a mobile payment intergratation into php mysql website.

By using Bytes.com and it's services, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

To disable or enable advertisements and analytics tracking please visit the manage ads & tracking page.