Using Content-MD5 header

Igor Sysoev is at
Wed Jul 23 21:50:09 MSD 2008

On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 01:37:56PM +0200, Matthijs Langenberg wrote:

> I would like to use the Content-MD5 header from a HTTP response, does
> Nginx provide a way to add the 'Content-MD5' header to the response for
> a static file request?

No, nginx does not support Content-MD5 header.
Calculating MD5 means that nginx must read whole file before sending it
to client.

What purpose of this header ?

Igor Sysoev

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