Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 427988
standards violation on post with cache
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:44:15 EST
I have a mixture of Fedora and Gentoo boxes in an apache setup with a mod_cache
All content is cached for fifteen minutes.
I'd like to cache for longer (much longer), but then changes to documents on the
site take longer to show up.
Ideally I would like to cache for a week or more, but invalidate the cache for
any document that is updated. This would provide much better scalability without
paying the cost of a short ttl.
RFC2616 13.1 says that POST MUST invalidate the cache for a given document.
Unfortunately, mod_cache doesn't do this. This is a bug, so reporting here.
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