Default value of gzip_proxied
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Sun Mar 22 17:06:54 UTC 2015
On Sun, Mar 22, 2015 at 03:14:22PM +0100, B.R. wrote:
> I do not get why you focus on the gzip_vary directive, while I was
> explicitely talking about gzip_proxied.
> The fact that content supposedly compressed might actually not be because
> it contains a 'Via' header is the root cause of our trouble... and you just
> told me it was for HTTP/1.0 compatibility.
With HTTP/1.0, there is only one safe option:
- don't compress anything for proxies.
With HTTP/1.1, there are two options:
- don't compress anything for proxies;
- compress for proxies, but send Vary to avoid incorrect behaviour.
The second options, which becomes available if you don't care
about HTTP/1.0 compatibility at all, has its downsides I've
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