feature request cache refresh

Tollef Fog Heen tfheen at redpill-linpro.com
Wed Jan 20 10:43:52 CET 2010

]] Rob S 

| Martin Boer wrote:
| > I would like to see the following feature in varnish;
| > during the grace period varnish will serve requests from the cache but 
| > simultaniously does a backend request and stores the new object.
| >   
| This would also be of interest to us.  I'm not sure if it's best to have 
| a parameter to vary the behaviour of 'grace', or to have an additional 
| parameter for "max age of stale content to serve".

What is the difference between «max age of stale content to serve» and
grace?  I might not be seeing your use case here?

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