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From Graham Leggett <>
Subject Re: forget quick_handler, make stuff cachable anyways
Date Thu, 01 Aug 2002 07:38:38 GMT
Brian Degenhardt wrote:

> 1) Make apache modules add apropriate headers to inform caches of the
>    cacheability of objects.

What you're basically saying is "make all the modules in Apache be 
correct with regard to Cache-Control headers", which is just another way 
of saying "fix Apache where it doesn't fully comply with HTTP/1.1" :)

> 2) Make mod_cache aware of the stuff set by (1).

mod_cache is supposed to be an HTTP/1.1 proxy cache, which means it has 
to be aware of the stuff in (1), otherwise it's a bug.

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