adding expires but not show up in headers

Francis Daly francis at
Wed Jun 19 08:05:15 UTC 2013

On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 12:03:35AM -0400, angelochen960 wrote:

Hi there,

> location ~ ^/images/ {
>         root /var/www
>         expires max;
> }
> if I do a curl -I http://localhost/images/sample.jpg, I got following
> headers, but can not find the "Expires" in the headers, what I did wrong
> here? Thanks.

What other "location" lines do you have for this server? Only one of
them will be used for the request /images/sample.jpg.

Francis Daly        francis at

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