[squid-users] squid 4.0.17 accept-encoding.. sending gzip?!

Amos Jeffries squid3 at treenet.co.nz
Tue Dec 27 12:00:31 UTC 2016

On 2016-12-27 13:07, Alex Rousskov wrote:
> On December 26, 2016 10:11:55 AM Heiler Bemerguy wrote:
>> *Accept-Encoding: none*
>> *Content-Encoding: gzip*
> These are end-to-end headers. Squid does not modify or add them
> (unless you tell it to do that).
> The origin server does not honor the bogus "none" content coding
> requested by the client.

More importantly there is no Vary header. The origin server is claiming 
to produce *only* the one response object. That happens to be in gzip 
encoded format.

Since there are no other variants, the client Accept-* headers do not 
matter. Simple as that.


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