varnish as general purpose web cache

Rainer Duffner rainer at
Sun Nov 3 17:12:52 UTC 2019

> Am 03.11.2019 um 18:10 schrieb Sven Oehme <oehmes at>:
> my case is very special. all the nodes download several GB size files
> and they are all static, think more about a CDN case. i will take a
> look at squid.

Then create a local cache and point the nodes there?

Varnish exists because Squid has a number of fundamental problems.
Those problems didn’t go away in the last two decades ;-)

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