asp-state man page

XSP — Mono ASP.NET Session State Server


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asp-state is an out of process ASP.NET session state server.

asp-state allows you to have session data saved out of process and/or on a separate computer.

To use the asp- server just  modify  your web.config file to use the state server:

<sessionState mode="StateServer"
             stateNetworkTimeout="number of seconds"/>

And run asp-state


The asp-state server was written by Jackson Harper (

See Also


System.Web, System.Web.Hosting namespaces. is Microsoft's official site for ASP.NET

More Information

The Mono project ( is a collaborative effort led by Novell ( to implement an open source version of the .NET Framework.

Referenced By

dbsessmgr(1), xsp(1).