Support Cache-Control no-cache/private as per RFC2616 ?

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Mon Nov 19 16:19:40 CET 2007

"BUSTARRET, Jean-francois" <jfbustarret at> writes:
> varnish currently only uses max-age to check the cacheability of
> objects. This can be done with some vcl code, but IMHO vcl is not
> the right place.

Why not?  Actually, our intention is to move as much policy as
possible (including the interpretation of the Cache-Control header)
into VCL as soon as VCL is able to handle it.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
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