Reverse cache not working on start pages
peter_booth at me.com
Wed Oct 4 15:57:18 UTC 2017
I found it useful to define a dropCache location that will delete the cache on request. I did this with a shell script that I invoked with lua (via openresty) but I imagine there are multiple ways to do this.
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> On Oct 4, 2017, at 11:39 AM, Maxim Dounin <mdounin at mdounin.ru> wrote:
>> On Wed, Oct 04, 2017 at 06:01:35AM -0400, Dingo wrote:
>> Another update:
>> I finally deleted /data/nginx/cache/*, and now everything seems to be
>> working. It looks like Nginx don't bother about what cache timeout I use. If
>> it is 1 day, as in the example from nginx.org, everything that was cached at
>> that time will be remembered for 1 day. I have no clue why my startpages was
>> not working, but they are now that I deleted the cache.
> Cache validity time is determened when loading a response from the
> backend based on the response headers and the configuration active
> at that time. Any futher changes to the configuration have no
> So what you did is basically correct: if you are making major
> changes to your caching configuration, you may need to clear the
> cache manually.
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