Conditional GETs

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Sun Jul 29 11:10:13 CEST 2007

Ricardo Newbery <ric at> writes:
> Since Varnish respects the maxage controls, this implies that when the
> next request comes in after expiry it will generate a conditional
> request (if Last-Modified is set) to refresh it's cache.  Correct?

No, at present it will generate an unconditional request because the
expired version will already have been removed from the cache.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
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