net/http/cookiejar: strips additional information #39420
Certainly. (my misconception was based on me not realising that the jar prunes all expired cookies.)
I expected to get a
Now, I've resolved it like this (but I miss being able to know for how long the session is going to be valid, so I can refresh it deterministically, rather than on a hunch/fixed interval/etc..)
I believe I hit the same issue. Use case: I have a CLI application that is trying to preserve and reuse session cookies between individual runs, so on application shutdown I'm serializing cookies from the jar and then on relaunch re-populating jar with deserialized cookies.
Current behavior is not a show-stopper, since I can set some sensible defaults for other properties - however it's not clear what's the intent for stripping all extra information from a cookie.
Looking around GitHub I found couple instances where:
On a positive note: I saw many cases where all folks are using were indeed name/value.