Enabling Sticky Sessions - JBoss

25 September, 2020

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Sticky Sessions in JBoss

In update lb worker:


On a UNIX system add to jk.conf:

JkShmFile logs/jk.shm

In each Tomcats' server.xml set: <Engine ... jvmRoute="jboss1"> (or jboss2)


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After restarting, test with two browsers Directive sticky_session is set to 1 (or True) by default, but we turn it on to make it explicit. Enabling the shared memory file (JkShmFile) is not required, but allows the HTTPD processes to better communicate on a prefork-type system. The value of the jvmRoute attribute in server.xml`s `<Engine> must match the name of the worker instance as configured in the file.

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