Cookies with expiration date set from java not handled?

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Cookies with expiration date set from java not handled?

Postby JohnnyTheHun » Fri Jan 08, 2021 5:26 am

I am setting cookies programmatically through java. I want some cookies to persist so I set their expiration date. What I have noticed is that visiting cookies do not show those that have their expiration date set so I assume they get thrown away. If I save the same cookie but set hasExpires to false it will appear when visiting cookies.

JCEF Version = 87.1.12.275
CEF Version = 87.1.12
Chromium Version = 87.0.4280.88

I might have not noticed something trivial or this might be a bug?

The code for cookie testing:

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private void testCookie() {
        //CefCookieManager cm = requestContext.getCookieManager();
        CefCookieManager cm = CefCookieManager.getGlobalManager();

        if(cm!=null) {           
            try {
                String url = browser_.getURL(); //browser_ is the CefBrowser
                URL urlUrl = new URL(url);
                String urlForCookie = urlUrl.getProtocol()+"://"+urlUrl.getHost();
                if(urlUrl.getPort()>0) urlForCookie += ":"+urlUrl.getPort();
                CefCookie cc = createCookie(urlUrl);
                boolean ret = cm.setCookie(urlForCookie, cc);
                System.out.println("Adding cookie: "+cc.name+" = "+cc.value+" "
                        + "expires:"+(cc.hasExpires?java.text.DateFormat.getDateTimeInstance().format(cc.expires):"NO")+" returned:"+ret
                );
            } catch(Exception e) {
                System.out.println("Unable to add cookie");
                e.printStackTrace(System.out);               
            }
           
            System.out.println("Visiting cookies: ");
            cm.visitAllCookies(new CefCookieVisitor() {
                @Override
                public boolean visit(CefCookie cc, int i, int i1, BoolRef br) {
                    System.out.println(cc.name+" = "+cc.value);
                    return true;
                }
            });
           
        } else {
            System.out.println("Cookiemanager is NULL");
        }
    }
   
    CefCookie createCookie(URL cookieUrl) {
        try {           
            String domain = cookieUrl.getHost();
               
            String cookieName = "TestCookie_"+(int)(Math.random()*1000);
            String cookieValue = System.currentTimeMillis()+"";

            /* Cookie params:
                1: java.lang.String name,
                2: java.lang.String value,
                3: java.lang.String domain,
                4: java.lang.String path,
                5: boolean secure,
                6: boolean httponly,
                7: java.util.Date creation,
                8: java.util.Date lastAccess,
                9: boolean hasExpires,
                10: java.util.Date expires
            */
            Date expires = new GregorianCalendar(2022,0,15,0,1).getTime();
           
            CefCookie ret = new CefCookie(
                cookieName,
                cookieValue,
                domain,
                "/",
                false,
                false,
                new java.util.Date(),
                new java.util.Date(),
                true, //if I change this to false the cookie visitor will find the cookie
                expires
            );
            return ret;
        } catch(Exception e) {
            e.printStackTrace(System.out);
            return null;
        }
    }
Last edited by JohnnyTheHun on Fri Jan 08, 2021 8:19 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Cookies with expiration date in the future are not handl

Postby JohnnyTheHun » Fri Jan 08, 2021 7:46 pm

I also tried this in the detailed sample app:
1. I created a test cookie in the sample detailed application in file menu / show cookies. The test cookie has an expiration date.
2. I closed this show cookies window
3. I opened the file menu / show cookies again.
4. The test cookie I created disappeared.

Can anyone else try the sample app from the current version if it's showing the same behaviour?
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