Varnish and Magento

Cédric Perronnet cp at
Wed Oct 13 14:46:43 CEST 2010

I just answer to myself if that can help someone, I just figured out
that magento is setting a cookie, then launch a 302 redirect to send
back the user to the page with the right prices.
I just added this cookie to the hash.
> Hello,
> I'm trying to make varnish and magento fits together.
> I used some online documentation to create a magento module that will
> setup a special cookie when something is added to the cart or wishlist.
> This part is working quite well.
> Problem is that I have different store inside this magento install.
> Some are url related which is solved via varnish hash, using the host.
> But some stores only use an url to swith between showing price with VAT
> or without per example.
> so I must find a way into varnish to make it handle a new cache bucket
> and to switch between those buckets whenever an user click on the link (
> ?__store=de_ht per example ).
> I'm thinking about setting a cookie and had the cookie to the varnish
> hash to achieve that goal.
> Is there any better way to make that? If anybody has some information
> about combining varnish and magento, best practice etc , I would truly
> appreciate.
> Regards
> CP
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