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[1.7.x] Revert "Improve cookie based session backend docs." refs #20418

This reverts commit d9c01da.

This is poor advice as it breaks the test client login (refs #22934).
We can add a note like this back after refs #22986 is resolved.

Backport of 3a85aae from master
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@@ -121,13 +121,6 @@ and the :setting:`SECRET_KEY` setting.
.. note::
- When using cookies-based sessions :mod:`django.contrib.sessions` can be
- removed from :setting:`INSTALLED_APPS` setting because data is loaded
- from the key itself and not from the database, so there is no need for the
- creation and usage of ``django.contrib.sessions.models.Session`` table.
-.. note::
It's recommended to leave the :setting:`SESSION_COOKIE_HTTPONLY` setting
``True`` to prevent tampering of the stored data from JavaScript.

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