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How to let a PHP session expire after a time set by the application?

Damian99Damian99 USAPosts: 116Member

Please let me know how to keep a PHP session for a pre-defined time and then delete it.

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  • DavidMDavidM USAPosts: 342Member
    $_SESSION['startTime'] = time(); // current time
    // end the session in 50 mins
    $_SESSION['expireTime'] = $_SESSION['start'] + (50 * 60);

    Then check the current time with the$_SESSION['expireTime']when you want to check for a user login validation or any other form of validation.

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