Re: your mail

David Dumaresq (
Wed, 31 May 1995 19:54:59 +0500

On Wed, 31 May 1995 wrote:

> A 'magic cookie' in most cases is some token that gets passed back and
> forth between the client and the server. Usually it will carry some sort
> of state information with it (a shopping-basket type thing).
> -Bill P.

That clears it up and I now have some understanding of the shopping-basket
thread some weeks ago. Thanks, I'll have to try some jolt with my magic

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