NAME

Mojolicious::Sessions - Signed Cookie Based Sessions

SYNOPSIS

  use Mojolicious::Sessions;

DESCRIPTION

Mojolicious::Sessions is a very simple signed cookie based session implementation. All data gets stored on the client side, but is protected from unwanted changes with a signature.

ATTRIBUTES

Mojolicious::Sessions implements the following attributes.

  my $domain = $session->cookie_domain;
  $session   = $session->cookie_domain('.example.com');

Domain for session cookie, not defined by default.

  my $name = $session->cookie_name;
  $session = $session->cookie_name('session');

Name of the signed cookie used to store session data, defaults to mojolicious.

  my $path = $session->cookie_path;
  $session = $session->cookie_path('/foo');

Path for session cookie, defaults to /.

default_expiration

  my $time = $session->default_expiration;
  $session = $session->default_expiration(3600);

Time for the session to expire in seconds from now, defaults to 3600. The expiration timeout gets refreshed for every request.

secure

  my $secure = $session->secure;
  $session   = $session->secure(1);

Set the secure flag on all session cookies, so that browsers send them only over HTTPS connections.

METHODS

Mojolicious::Sessions inherits all methods from Mojo::Base and implements the following ones.

load

  $session->load($c);

Load session data from signed cookie.

store

  $session->store($c);

Store session data in signed cookie.

SEE ALSO

Mojolicious, Mojolicious::Guides, http://mojolicio.us.