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If I go print_r($_SESSION) on a drupal page (say mysite.com/ )I only get Session variables set from drupal pages (which are none atm). I can set new ones and they'll show up.

Array
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) 

However If I print_r($_SESSION) on a non-drupal page (say mysite.com/somefolder/index.php) on the same domain I get a different (and desired) array:

Array
(
    [last_url] => /downloads/full.php
    [ip] => ::1
    [address1] => 
    [address2] => Australia
    [zip] => 
    [phone] => 
    [fax] => 
    [dealer] => 
    [referral] => 
    [software] => 
    [searchTerms] => 
    [user_type] => user
) 

I have session_start(); at the beginning of all files.

How does my site seemingly have two $_SESSION arrays? How can I access my $_SESSION vars set on non-drupal scripts within drupal pages?

Thanks

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    I think the problem is that you need to tell your external script to use Drupal $_SESSION variable. So you need to use the "drupal_session_start" instead of "session_start". For this, you need to include Drupal bootstrap in your external script. This post looks like it answers your needs: drupal.stackexchange.com/questions/26827/…
    – Matt
    Feb 13, 2014 at 9:28

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You also need to boostrap drupal before use drupal's sessions (here: Properly bootstrap drupal for standalone PHP file?)

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