[pmwiki-users] PmWiki session variables

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Sun Jun 22 10:27:45 CDT 2008

On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 04:11:18PM +0100, Hans wrote:
> How can session variables be safeguarded so that they only apply to a
> wiki through which they were created?
> I just noted that I got  a value for {$AuthId} in one wiki, which
> does not use AuthUser, and where the $AuthId was set by another wiki,
> which uses AuthUser, through the log-in process.
> Both wikis were running on my machine in the same browser. Closing the
> browser and opening it again cleared the unwanted $AuthId.

See http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/PmWiki/Passwords#farm .
Even though the question mentions farms, it's true for any
domain that has multiple wikis on it where the PHP sessions
are likely to be shared.


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