Truncated URLs in log

Trond Michelsen trondmm-varnish at
Fri Sep 28 11:32:17 CEST 2007

On Thu, Sep 27, 2007 at 01:42:16PM +0200, Dag-Erling Smørgrav wrote:
> Dag-Erling Smørgrav <des at> writes:
>> Dag-Erling Smørgrav <des at> writes:
>>> Trond Michelsen <trondmm-varnish at> writes:
>>>> Hi. Is it possible to configure varnishncsa so that it doesn't
>>>> truncate URLs at 256 characters?
>>> The limitation is not in varnishncsa, but in the shared memory log
>>> format.  We use only one byte to store the length of the log record.
>> The attached patch increases the limit to 65535 characters, but breaks
>> binary compatibility with old log files.
> Once more, with patch.

Thank you. That was quick :)

BTW: Is it too late for this to be included with 1.1.2?

Trond Michelsen

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