Possible bug: Missing X-Forwarded-For and X-Varnish headers (Varnish 2.1.5 64bit Linux)

Per Buer perbu at varnish-software.com
Wed Dec 14 09:36:31 CET 2011

Hi Johnny,

On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 12:16 AM, Johnny Halfmoon <jhalfmoon at milksnot.com>wrote:

> Hi,
> I have a problem with Varnish (2.1.5)  not adding 'X-Forwarded-For' and an
> 'X-Varnish' to a large portion of the backend requests it makes.

Typically this happens when people are piping requests and forget to set a
Connection: close. So then the TCP socket stays open and the browsers keeps
on talking to the backend. Is this what is going on with you?

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