[mod_python] cache-control and session-id

Bart scarfboy at gmail.com
Sun Aug 24 11:29:20 EDT 2008

IIRC the way to tell proxies what is and isn't personal is the Vary header.

I also don't know how to deal with mod_python in this regard (all my
session logic is my own).


On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 1:14 PM, John Aherne <johna at johnaherne.co.uk> wrote:
> If I use sessions, mod_python adds a header
> < Cache Control no-cache="Set Cookie">
> What I can't make out despite searching all over google is whether by
> default the page generated will get cached by proxies if I don't include a
> cache-control header.
> I must admit I thought that without any cache-control header, proxies would
> not cache the page.
> I assume that the no-cache option means the session cookie is not cached.
> That is my understanding of the info I have read.
> I'm not that clued up on caching, so I'm hoping that someone can give me the
> real facts if any on this
> Hoping for some enlightenment.
> Regards
> John Aherne
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