Always sending gzip?

Per Buer perbu at
Sun Mar 13 22:37:59 CET 2011

On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 10:22 PM, Simon Lyall <simon at> wrote:

> Getting a weird thing where the server is returning gzip'd content even
> when we don't ask for it.

If your server is not sending "Vary: Accept-Encoding" Varnish won't know
that it needs to Vary on the A-E header. Just add it and Varnish will do the
right thing.

Per Buer, Varnish Software
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