Problems with purging /.

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Apr 25 15:37:49 CEST 2007

In message <20070425131151.GA19155 at>, Thomas Westlund writes:
>On Wed, Apr 25, 2007 at 12:15:17PM +0000, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
>> Uhm, the PURGE request gets the "200" answer you quote from
>> the:
>> 	error 200 "Purged.";
>> What makes you think the object is not purged ?
>If I update for example the front page on the backend and run the purge-routine for / as I discribed earlier,the document is not updated when I test it via the cache, 
>but it is when I access it directly on the backend.

And / is not by any chance hit by a 3xx redirect ?

If it is, then you need to purge the destination instead.

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