mod_cluster does not maintain sticky sessions if a different session name is specified in our web.xml

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  • We've specified a custom session name in our application WEB-INF/web.xml as is allowed per the servlet 3.0 spec. mod_cluster fails to maintain session stickiness when this custom session name is used.


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 6.x
    • 7.x
  • Apache httpd with mod_cluster

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