Please help testing gzip code in Varnish

Bedis 9 bedis9 at
Wed Jan 26 10:07:21 CET 2011

On Tue, Jan 25, 2011 at 11:07 PM, Poul-Henning Kamp <phk at> wrote:
> In message <AANLkTim4nZoPxucFL=bzSq8-ej+gQ5TLmJYYL8_dso_T at>, Bedi
> s 9 writes:
>>I just wonder why the second request is a MISS while the gzipped
>>object is already in memory.
> It souldn't have been.
> The normal cause is cookies, by default varnish does not cache
> anything that comes with cookies, since we don't know what they
> mean.
>>Can't Varnish use it to deliver a gunzipped object?
> Yes, that's the entire point.
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I did not use any cookie, only basic wget request with minimal client headers.

Do you want me to create a ticket for that?

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