JSESSIONID frequently changes across requests

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  • The session attributes in tomcat/JBoss web sites are not being passed from page to page.
  • We see the sessionid frequently changes from request to request for a single user.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
  • JBoss Enterprise Web Server (EWS)
  • Tomcat
  • Apache httpd

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