unprocessed requests

Wichert Akkerman wichert at wiggy.net
Fri Apr 25 10:37:34 CEST 2008

Stig Sandbeck Mathisen wrote:
> On Thu, 24 Apr 2008 06:52:29 +0200, Stig Sandbeck Mathisen <ssm at linpro.no> said:
>> If one request goes is directed to "pipe", and the connection is
>> kept open, other requests will go through the same connection
>> without being inspected touched by varnish.  This is especially
>> visible after a login in zope (or plone), which is done via the POST
>> method.
> On further inspection of source and tickets, using "pipe" and
> 'req.http.connection = "close";' should be done for 1.1.2.  For 1.2,
> which includes the "2115" changeset, you should be able to use "pass"
> instead of "pipe" for POST, enabling connection reuse.

That indeed seems to have fixed things. Thanks! Might I suggest adding a 
warning to vcl(7) about this? It wouldn't surprise me if others run into the 
same thing and you could least tell them to RTFM then :)


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