Handling 400's without saint mode

Lasse Karstensen lkarsten at varnish-software.com
Thu Jul 17 10:55:38 CEST 2014

On Wed, Jul 16, 2014 at 05:54:47PM -0400, maillists0 at gmail.com wrote:
> I have saintmode set to 300 seconds. To test, I'm making a single request
> in a loop, then moving the file. While Varnish is in Saint mode, I see
> these sorts of responses. Note that the age goes from 75 to 0 to 78, and
> the X-Varnish fields are different. It really looks like two different
> things are being cached for the same request, but I don't know how that's
> possible. Suggestions on where to look?

Do you have a load balancer in front? :)

Remember that Age is additive, Varnish will add to any incoming Age header value it gets from the backend.

varnishlog will tell you what is happening in detail.

Lasse Karstensen
Varnish Software AS

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