Disable JSESSIONID in Tomcat

Like PHP also the Servlet Containers try to attach a request to a session. If the client doesn’t support cookies it is realized via an suffix ;JESSSIONID= in every URL. Unfortunately this is not good in relation to SEO. The problem is that Tomcat doesn’t provide any configuration option to disable the use of JSESSIONID in URLs. So the only way is an own Filter, which disables the behaviour. You will find an example at: