Re: NNTP caching proxy
On Thu, 6 Jul 1995, Peter da Silva wrote:
> > Its on my wish list. I don't think it will make it to the *do* list,
> > other than maybe hacking CERN proxy server to cache news articles.
> > I remember Ari said caching news was bad, but I never understood why,
> Control: cancel <some-id@some-site>
> Supercedes: <another-id@another-site>
Both of which can be handled by appropriate use of a GET If-modified-since
type pragma in the caching algorithm.