[Twisted-web] Static.File and browser caching

James Y Knight foom at fuhm.net
Thu Mar 31 18:14:42 MST 2005

On Mar 31, 2005, at 4:47 PM, Matt Feifarek wrote:
> Hello.
> Static.File doesn't seem to support any of the cache features that
> modern browsers use.

static.File supports If-Modified-Since and Last-Modified:
Try running:
$ curl -H'If-Modified-Since: Mon, 28 Mar 2005 04:58:37 GMT' -i  
and notice how it returns a 304 Not Modified.

Cache-Control and Expires are not relevant to a static file resource. 
But yes, it's not returning an ETag.


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