Can't activate gzip to work accurate in Safari/Chrome

Ryan Malayter malayter at
Fri Jun 18 16:49:48 MSD 2010

On Tue, Jun 8, 2010 at 4:05 PM, Maxim Dounin <mdounin at> wrote:
> Using Fiddler is not really an option when you are debugging http
> protocol (even on Windows where it only works).  It's http proxy,
> and this changes things a lot - browsers use another code pathes,
> Fiddler itself handles hop-by-hop headers and so on.
> In simple cases it will work (including this one), but please keep
> in mind it's not perfect (and can't be).

Fiddler can work as a reverse debugging proxy in front of nginx too,
eliminating the concerns about the browser using different code paths.
Your worries about hop-by-hop headers would still likely apply,


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