nginx_cache entry evicted ~ 10 min after write despite Cache-Control in the future

nikita.tovstoles nginx-forum at
Thu Apr 9 22:53:55 UTC 2015

Replying own question - looks like proxy_cache_path's inactive param is to
blame - it defaults to 10 min per docs. Can I disable this param (by setting
inactive=0?) to rely solely on HTTP Response headers?

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