[Mediawiki-l] Multiple wikis - dealing with cookies

Brion Vibber brion at pobox.com
Tue Mar 28 06:15:06 UTC 2006

Sy Ali wrote:
> On 3/27/06, Joshua Yeidel <yeidel at wsu.edu> wrote:
>> It's not clear that multiple MediaWiki's _can_ share the same user cookie if
>> you are using the login code as-shipped.
> This isn't a big enough issue to warrant my going overboard to solve it.
> Ok, so how do I force the different mediawiki installs to use separate
> cookies, to ensure that they don't clobber oneanother?

You don't have to, they already do that.

> It does appear to me that something fishy is going on.. because
> although I don't clear my cookies and have mw remember my password..
> sometimes I have to re-log in.

Sessions expire.

-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com)

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