[TYPO3-english] Inreasing session lifetime for anonymous fe users?

Daniel Siepmann layne.obserdia at gmail.com
Wed Aug 24 16:46:31 CEST 2011

Hi all,

can someone answer my three questions?:
1) What exactly does "permalogin" do?
2) And what is the field "ses_permanent" in the table "fe_sessions" for?
3) How can I influent the livetime of a session?

On 2010-01-05 11:27:58 +0100, Nikolas Hagelstein said:
> is there a way to increase the session lifetime for anonymous users (thoose
> who are not logged in).
> By default typo3 sets a session based cookie for thoose users. (i.e.
> lifetime ends on browser shut down).
> Increasing fe.lifetime only works for logged in users.
> Since the cookie setting decision takes $this->user['ses_permanent'] into
> account which is not set until a user logs in ,
> regardless of whatever  $GLOBALS['TYPO3_CONF_VARS']['FE']['permalogin] is
> set to.
> I wonder if this is an intended behavior. And if so, for what reason.

Best Regards,
Daniel Siepmann.


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