health check path doesn't change after VCL reload (2.0.6)

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Feb 24 21:24:31 CET 2010

In message <b6b8b6b71002241137j71ae210r35487c328e8f69d1 at>, John N
orman writes:

>We notice that after VCL is reloaded, our old health check path is still
>getting checked.
>The only thing that seems to fix it is a varnish restart.

No, unloading the old VCL code should also do it.

We keep polling the backends of all loaded VCL, so they are all
ready to roll the moment you do "vcl.use mumble".

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