Handling 304 and header refresh

Rogerio Schneider stockrt at gmail.com
Fri Dec 4 14:04:49 CET 2009

Em 04/12/2009, às 10:10, Daniel Rodriguez <coolbomb at gmail.com>  

> I'm also interested in the reason of why it's a bad idea to set a a
> max-age value on a 304 response, and open to any suggestion.

It is not a bad idea. It is, as a matter of fact, recommend by the RFC.

It is just odd that your backend answer with 304 for an unconditional  
GET, as Tollef pointed out.

Rogerio Schneider

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