Safety of setting "beresp.do_gzip" in vcl_backend_response

Dridi Boukelmoune dridi at
Fri Apr 14 16:18:14 CEST 2017

On Thu, Apr 13, 2017 at 10:45 PM, Nigel Peck <np.lists at> wrote:
> Thanks for this, great to have the detailed info. So it looks like the most
> efficient solution is going to be to only "do_gzip" uncacheable responses if
> the client supports it, which means also implementing (and modifying) the
> builtin code in my VCL, and not flowing through to it. Got it, thanks.

Maybe I should start a section on gzip tuning in the docs.

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