Synthetic objects

Rogier 'DocWilco' Mulhuijzen varnish at
Wed Jul 3 17:32:02 CEST 2013

(Oops, think I forgot to hit reply all on my previous email)

In addition to do_esi, what about do_gzip. Especially with ESI in the mix,
compression would be nice to have. But even without ESI, things can get
pretty big. Having synthetics of 100K is not unheard of, with inline images
and such.
On Jul 3, 2013 8:26 AM, "Poul-Henning Kamp" <phk at> wrote:

> In message <
> CANTTouUPmhbMi4eqq77g-UOFKADagYqxNmdmTVsOTrvsHEp0QQ at>
> , "Rogier 'DocWilco' Mulhuijzen" writes:
> >Can the backend synthetics get the esi flag set? It would be useful to be
> >able to generate synthetic pages with esi includes in them.
> Ohh...  Neat idea!
> I won't promise this in the first iteration, but we should certainy not
> forget that idea...
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