Dealing with "http format error"

Tollef Fog Heen tfheen at
Wed Sep 22 08:40:54 CEST 2010

]] Jay Luker 

| After continuing to debug my problem I've had to reassess what the
| actual issue is. Again, the request URL I'm trying to proxy is this:
| It appears that because this backend does not provide any http headers
| in the response that varnish is interpreting part of the response
| itself as the protocol, status code, etc. The log output below
| indicates that the RxProtocol, RxStatus, RxResponse and RxHeader
| values actually contain strings from what should be the body of the
| response.

Seems like your backend is speaking HTTP 0.9, which I'm not sure we
support.  Is there any chance you could get it to be less archaic?

Tollef Fog Heen
Varnish Software
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