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From Eric Covener <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Why does mod_deflate always add the 'Vary' header?
Date Tue, 30 Aug 2011 19:46:47 GMT
> What is the reasoning for adding the 'Vary' header even if mod_deflate
> does nothing with the response?

The response for that resource may vary based on the Accept-Encoding
header, we don't just tell caches it will vary when we happened to
have compressed it this particular time.

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