How to adjust Cache-Control for SSI-including entities

Jan Algermissen jan.algermissen at
Mon Jan 19 21:20:55 UTC 2015


thanks a lot;

> proxy_hide_header

does the trick. However, it still feels a bit brute-force. 

Hence, if there are other solutions, I would be curious to know.

Meanwhile, “hide” gets me going.


On 19 Jan 2015, at 21:38, Francis Daly <francis at> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 19, 2015 at 08:44:33PM +0100, Jan Algermissen wrote:
> Hi there,
>> upstream U1 produces the main page (the one containing SSI include directives) and wants nginx to cache its response (the page with the unresolved SSI include directives). Thus U1 sends the main page with Cache-Control: max-age=60.
>> In addition I of course want nginx to strip/adjust the Cache-Control / max-age when the assembled page is sent to the client.
> Completely untested, but, depending on how you connect to upstream, does
> "proxy_hide_header" or "proxy_ignore_headers" do what you want?
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