Regarding url purging

André Cruz andre.cruz at
Thu Jul 5 20:30:23 CEST 2007

On 2007/07/05, at 19:13, Gaute Amundsen wrote:

> That's not easily done, as far as I have been able to determine.
> I've submitted a feature request for it..

Where is it so that I can vote for it? :) Do you know if it's  
targeted for 1.1?

> As I understand it, you can only use hostname as part of the url  
> when you
> purge by http, but then no wildcards.
> You can use full regexps when purging on the console, but then only  
> the path
> is available to match against.


> I guess a workaround would be parse the log to make a list of all  
> urls served
> within the expiery limit, do your filtering on that list, and then  
> purge all
> the matching urls one by one by http.

Thanks for your help but I think I'll wait either for regexp on http  
purging or full urls on console purging, which seem like basic  
functions to have anyway.

André Cruz

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