[master] 89940496a doc: Pretend we had a change in varnishadm
dridi.boukelmoune at gmail.com
Fri Sep 11 09:54:09 UTC 2020
Author: Dridi Boukelmoune <dridi.boukelmoune at gmail.com>
Date: Fri Sep 11 11:50:53 2020 +0200
doc: Pretend we had a change in varnishadm
I thought the slight change of behavior was worth mentioning, and that in
the varnishadm/CLI section it would stand out.
diff --git a/doc/sphinx/whats-new/changes-trunk.rst b/doc/sphinx/whats-new/changes-trunk.rst
index 5a9f92467..4b51473ac 100644
@@ -90,7 +90,12 @@ whether the connection was effectively closed or recycled into the pool.
-**XXX changes concerning varnishadm(1) and/or varnish-cli(7)**
+The ``backend.set_health`` command can be used to force a specific state
+between sick and healthy or restore the automatic behavior, which depends on
+the presence of a probe. While forcing a backend to be sick would prevent it
+from being selected by a director, a straight selection of the backend from
+VCL would still attempt a connection. This has been fixed, and the command's
+documentation was clarified.
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