about big flv files

Adrian Otto aotto at mosso.com
Mon Jun 16 17:28:27 CEST 2008

I'll proudly sponsor it, along with at least one other important  
feature I'm seeking. Simply contact me directly and we can make  



On Jun 16, 2008, at 8:28 AM, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

> In message <06F9AFC0-24C5-4315-9B22-F7F8EE1913C4 at mosso.com>, Adrian  
> Otto writes
> :
>>> There is no intrinsic limit on object size in varnish, but it is not
>>> particular geared towards such use.  The major stumbling block is  
>>> that
>>> Varnish will fetch the entire file from the backend before starting
>>> transmission to the client.
>> Have you considered allowing a configuration for streaming a file to
>> a client while it's being fetched from the backend server?
> Yes.
> Do I have a sponsor for it ?  No.
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