SV: [RFC] Changes to pass mode

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Thu Feb 8 08:03:25 CET 2007

In message <E6343E52-3EAE-43B2-9EFD-5A08D34260C9 at>, =?ISO-8859-1?
Q?Ask_Bj=F8rn_Hansen?= writes:

>Another thing that we need (but I don't think Varnish does yet) is  
>buffering the response so the backend can be freed up while slow  
>clients retrieve the data at their leisure.  (Apologies if we talked  
>about this before...)

It already does this in the normal case, with the change I proposed,
pass will also do that.

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