Re: NEW: #235: Cache Invalidation only happens upon successful responses

On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 07:51:30AM -0400, Moore, Jonathan wrote:
> I think this is right that we might need to look at different status  
> codes here. What about a 500 (internal server error)? It seems like  
> the resource may have been put into a different state due to a  
> partially-completed operation, and the cache, being aware of a  
> potential change, ought to invalidate and re-establish the current  
> state.

Please avoid abusing the 500 internal server error. It's monitored at a
lot of places to explicitly indicate a server failure that, if repeated,
requires human intervention. Probably that other more specific codes are


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