hash with Accept-Encoding

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Sun Feb 3 09:38:06 CET 2008

In message <56F36529-29BF-417F-B314-6C72127751EA at digitalmarbles.com>, Ricardo N
ewbery writes:
>I came across this line in an example vcl which confused me...
>sub vcl_hash {
>     set req.hash += req.http.Accept-Encoding;
>This line seemed superfluous to me since it was my impression that  
>varnish already took care of this automatically as long as the Vary  
>header was set correctly.  Is this not the case?


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