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From Guy Hulbert <>
Subject Re: mod_disk_cache summarization
Date Fri, 27 Oct 2006 21:46:15 GMT
On Fri, 2006-27-10 at 23:33 +0200, Graham Leggett wrote:
> > Different VHosts meaning different URLs/directories, pointing to
> the 
> > same files...
> Hmm... Two thoughts come into my head over this one.
> One way to approach this is to treat this as a general problem of how
> do 
> we stop people who download the same file from multiple places (say 
> different mirrors via proxy, or different URLs to the backend like
> you 
> have) from downloading multiple copies of the same file hosted at 
> different URLs.

Isn't this what URI is supposed to do (identify mirrored resources as
being the same).  OTOH, the first case (two vhosts pointing at the same
file) may *not* necessarily represent the same URI ... the fact that
they presently refer to the same file might be a coincidence ...


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