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setting and reading cookies in vaadin 7

1 decade ago Jun 08, 2012 10:59pm
Leif Åstrand
1 decade ago Jun 09, 2012 11:47am
1 decade ago Jun 09, 2012 6:15pm
Leif Åstrand
1 decade ago Jun 10, 2012 10:56am
1 decade ago Jun 11, 2012 3:46am
Fabiano Bonin
10 years ago Oct 09, 2012 1:38pm
jian hwa chin
10 years ago Oct 10, 2012 3:39am

Hi, i'm not sure is this a right solution, but my way of doin this is to cast the VaadinRequest to VaadinServletRequest at the init when ur application start to get the cookies, otherwise you can also use VaadinService ( a static class ) to get the VaadinRequest and cast it to VaadinServletRequest and get cookies. To set cookie you can get the VaadinResponse by VaadinService and cast it to VaadinServletResponse then addcookie. By the way i'm using vaadin 7 beta3 ).

Cookie[] cookies = ((VaadinServletRequest)VaadinService.getCurrentRequest()).getCookies();


Fabiano Bonin
10 years ago Jan 15, 2013 12:16pm
William McKibben
10 years ago Feb 25, 2013 4:54pm
Achim Hilwers
10 years ago Mar 04, 2013 9:13pm

I also tried to set the cookie the way it's described in this thread but it didn't work - neither in the init() method nor outside of it.

I ended up setting it via JavaScript:

Page.getCurrent().getJavaScript().execute(String.format("document.cookie = '%s=%s; expires=%s;';", loginCookieName, userName, getCookieLifeTime()));