varnish with ssl
michael at dynamine.net
Thu Apr 8 01:39:43 CEST 2010
On Wed, Apr 7, 2010 at 3:22 PM, Ken Brownfield <kb+varnish at slide.com> wrote:
> I'd also add that by definition, SSL represents data that is secure between the server and the user. Caching that data (or having it even pass through a cache) is conceptually incompatible.
> Obviously, SSL pages often contain static content (images), which would be nice to serve from a cache.
Well, which is it? Is there a use case for SSL support in a caching
proxy, or isn't there? I don't follow your argument.
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