[Catalyst] Duplicate entries with C::P::Session::Store::DBIC and MySQL - new findings

Moritz Onken onken at houseofdesign.de
Wed Aug 27 09:22:41 BST 2008

Am 27.08.2008 um 10:19 schrieb Tobias Kremer:

> Quoting Tobias Kremer <list at funkreich.de>:
>> Quoting Daniel Westermann-Clark <dwc at pobox.com>:
>>> The "flash:" rows were used for compatibility with Store::DBI.  We  
>>> can
>>> break compatibility if people find the it not very useful.
>> I have to admit that I don't understand what compatibility with  
>> Store::DBI
>> you're talking about. AFAICT the Store::DBI source doesn't separate  
>> between
>> "session" and "flash" (does it support the flash at all?). Maybe  
>> you (or
>> Andy) can shed some light on this!
> Ok, a second glance (after the first coffee) revealed that the  
> separation is
> indeed there :) The question is, why?

Just guessing:

not every request has its own session object. There are users with no  
attached to them.

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