[jcifs] Re: NtlmHttpFilter: GUEST sometimes replaces usernamespecified in web.xml due to session deserialization

Michael B Allen mba2000 at ioplex.com
Thu Jul 7 23:12:42 GMT 2005

I'll add this to my "Processing" folder to see if there's anything I can
do to maybe improve this a little (e.g. change property handling a


Peter McKenzie said:
> Peter McKenzie  writes:
>> Workaround:
>> One workaround is to clear out the session information in the tomcat
>> work
>> directory called SESSIONS.ser (assuming you have no other use for it).
>> Alternatively if the session information is older than your session
>> timeout by
>> the time the tomcat server is restarted there will be no problem. For
>> example,
>> in our case, waiting 30 minutes solved the problem too but did not make
>> anyone
>> happy.
> See the post below for the same issue and a nice workaround:
> http://lists.samba.org/archive/jcifs/2005-March/004807.html
> - Peter

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