Dancer::SessionFactory::YAML - YAML-file-based session backend for Dancer
This module implements a session engine based on YAML files. Session are stored in a session_dir as YAML files. The idea behind this module was to provide a human-readable session storage for the developer.
This backend is intended to be used in development environments, when digging inside a session can be useful.
This backend an perfectly be used in production environments, but two things should be kept in mind: The content of the session files is in plain text, and the session files should be purged by a CRON job.
Where to store the session files.
The setting session should be set to
YAML in order to use this session engine in a Dancer application.
Files will be stored to the value of the setting
whose default value is
Here is an example configuration that use this session engine and stores session files in /tmp/dancer-sessions
session: "YAML" session_dir: "/tmp/dancer-sessions"
This module depends on YAML.
See Dancer::Session for details about session usage in route handlers.
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This software is copyright (c) 2012 by Alexis Sukrieh.
This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.