Am I reading the varnishlog correctly?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Jan 21 17:06:08 CET 2009

In message <3cc6f8100901210758u384af1d4k8091c903614f50b at>, Nathan
 Lenz writes:

>I wonder why my browser is sending an If-Modified-Since header when it
>doesn't really have a copy?  I've been running Varnish on a heavily used
>testing server for the past week and I get this from time to time in both
>Firefox and Safari but I can't reproduce it consistently.  Anyone experience
>anything like this?

Maybe your browser think it has a valid copy, of length zero ?

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