hit-for-pass vs. hit-for-miss

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Wed Sep 7 22:02:07 CEST 2016

In message <98489638-edc5-617d-a467-eae7dddd8d9e at schokola.de>, Nils Goroll writ

>on IRC, phk has suggested that we could bring back hit-for-pass in a vmod *)

Only as a workaround for this corner case where the backend takes minutes
to reply.

It is not my impression that there is an issue with "normal" backend
response times, but correct me if I'm wrong ?

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