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From Niklas Edmundsson <>
Subject Re: [PATCH]: mod_cache: don't store headers that will never be used
Date Wed, 08 Aug 2007 07:28:48 GMT
On Tue, 31 Jul 2007, Niklas Edmundsson wrote:

Any opinions on this?

>>>> Here's a version with a config directive, defaults to disabled.
>>> Silly Q; a directive?  Or a env var that can be scoped in interesting
>>> ways using mod_setenvif and/or mod_rewrite?
>>> Most of our proxy behavior overrides are in terms of envvars.  They are
>>> much more flexible to being tuned per-browser, per-backend etc.
>> Directive, envvar, I don't think Niklas cares much.  Can we make up our
>> mind please?
> I have no clue on the envvar-stuff, so I don't think I'm qualified to have an 
> opinion. CacheIgnoreCacheControl et al are config directives currently and I 
> have the gut feeling that they should all either be envvar-thingies or config 
> directives, and that starting to mix stuff will only end in confusion and 
> despair ;)
> I prefer a config-option that I can set serverwide without too much fuss 
> since we want this behaviour on all files. If this can also be accomplished 
> with envvar-stuff then sure.
> One way might be to do a config directive for now, and deal with the 
> envvar-stuff separately.
> Related, this config option might also be of interest for mod_disk_cache to 
> enable similar optimizations. What would the "good" way be to accomplish 
> this?
> /Nikke

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