Conditional GETs

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Sun Jul 29 12:52:05 CEST 2007

Ricardo Newbery <ric at> writes:
> What happens when a client sends a conditional request (either INM or
> IMS) and the content is not available in the Varnish cache?  I assume
> that Varnish will just relay the original conditional request through
> to the backend.

No, it will strip the conditional header before requesting the page from
the backend.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
Linpro AS -

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