[thelist] Safari. Cannot set a cookie through script?

Scott Blanchard octigonuser at hotmail.com
Fri Mar 19 15:35:22 CST 2004

I have a routine that sets a series of cookies. It works when executed in 
any web browser that I've tested except Safari. Is there some limitation on 
scripting cookies in Safari? I can't seem to get this to work.

Here's the function...

function doSettings(what) {
	var myArray = what.split(',');
	for (var i = 1; i<myArray.length; i++)
		document.cookie = myArray[i]+"; expires=Wed, 24-Nov-66 00:00:01 GMT";
alert(document.cookie); //this reports correct cookie values in all browsers 
except Safari !!!

//the what argument contains a string that looks like this...


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