pipe mode and sendfile?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Tue Mar 29 17:17:15 CEST 2016

In message <CABoVN9D2JEq=d3jquJpn7wDrWxgQM5M-Sw5BbCevAAykoReY7w at mail.gmail.com>
, Dridi Boukelmoune writes:

>Yes, in this situation, H2 blurs the line between a pipe and a pass
>in Varnish, making them look almost identical but not quite.

Which is why I think we should make "pipe" mean "pipe the connection"
and "pass" mean "pass the request"

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