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Rahul Raj cochin
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Can anyone tell me how to maintain session in swing desktop applications?
I want to maintain session for user logins and sessions to be invalidated when logout from application.
I know the session implementation in JSF. Is there a way to do this in swing?
 
Darryl Burke
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Rahul, please BeForthrightWhenCrossPostingToOtherSites
http://www.java-forums.org/awt-swing/59480-how-maintain-session-swing.html
 
Matthew Brown
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The thing is, sessions in a web application are a way of coping with the fact that HTTP is a stateless protocol. But if you're in a desktop application, you can easily maintain the state as long as the application is running - just keep the data in memory. In a standalone application you don't need the concept of a session at all.

It might be different in a client-server setup. But even then, it's trivial for a client to maintain state.
 
Rob Spoor
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You can use a WindowListener to be notified when the frame is closed. You can use it to log the user out.
 
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