Two New HTTP Caching Extensions
ric at digitalmarbles.com
Wed Apr 9 01:34:00 CEST 2008
On Apr 8, 2008, at 4:26 PM, Michael S. Fischer wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 4:25 PM, Michael S. Fischer <michael at dynamine.net
> > wrote:
>> On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 4:18 PM, Ricardo Newbery <ric at digitalmarbles.com
>> > wrote:
>>> +1 on stale-while-revalidate. I found this one to be real handy.
>> Another +1
> I should add a qualifier to my vote, that stale-while-revalidate
> generally is used to mask suboptimal backend performance and so I
> discourage it in favor of fixing the backend.
Of course the main premise of a reverse-proxy cache is to mask
suboptimal backend performance. :-)
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