Prevent reverse proxy from sending range headers to source server

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Fri Feb 5 11:33:55 UTC 2016

No idea how I missed that. Thank you very much! 

Also for people that might find this thread later:

Adding the parameter "updating" to the directive "proxy_cache_use_stale" is
important as well if you want to minimize the traffic the origin server

proxy_cache_use_stale updating;
proxy_set_header Range "";

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