Minimalistic VCL does not compile

dE de.techno at
Thu Oct 15 09:58:35 CEST 2015

Thanks everyone for the solution.

I'm using varnish 3 (Varnish 4 doesn't compile). One thing I don't get 
is why doesn't backend section variables (.host/.port etc...) does not 
need a 'set' while others do?

On 10/14/15 18:38, Andreas Plesner wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 14, 2015 at 04:31:41PM +0530, dE wrote:
>>          req.backend = "default";
> You're missing a "set".
> Note, that as others have pointed out, req.backend has been removed in favor of
> req.backend_hint since 4.0.

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