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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: cvs commit: httpd-2.0/docs/manual index.html.html index.html.ja.jis index.html
Date Thu, 26 Apr 2001 14:42:42 GMT
From: "Martin Kraemer" <>
Sent: Thursday, April 26, 2001 9:10 AM
> Remember that current browsers have their own cache. After a configuration
> change (of the language for instance), they will compare their cached copy
> against the server, based on the time stamp. So, depending on the time
> stamps of the various copies, chances are that reload wioll NOT get you
> the right copy. With Netscape, use shift-Reload to force a new transfer
> (with IE, I don't know. Does Ctl-Reload work?).

Where they pay attention to the etag _and_ the server supports inode etags,
this shouldn't pose a problem.  [Note, I don't claim that it doesn't pose
a problem, only that an intellegent browser should know the difference.]

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