varnish changes HEAD to GET on backend request

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Apr 14 19:16:05 CEST 2010

In message <1271264159.28720.118.camel at oasis>, Taylan Develioglu writes:

>sub vcl_recv {
>    if (req.request == "HEAD") {
>        return(pass);
>    }
>HEAD is still changed into GET.

That's a bug, please open a ticket.

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