Hi Gábor, Gábor Boskovits <boskov...@gmail.com> skribis:
> Ludovic Courtès <l...@gnu.org> ezt írta (időpont: 2019. aug. 28., Sze, > 22:32): > >> Hello, >> >> Gábor Boskovits <boskov...@gmail.com> skribis: >> >> > we should create a file with the git last modification time of the files, >> > updated when there is a new commit in the repo => last-modified >> > we should create a file with some hash of the files, updated when there >> is >> > a new commit in the repo => etag >> > we could restrict these operations to the files modified since the last >> > checkout. >> > >> > Retrieve these with embededd perl. >> > Wdyt? >> >> What would the config look like? AFAICS our ‘nginx’ package doesn’t >> embed Perl, and I think it’s better this way. :-) Can we do that with >> pure nginx directives? >> >> We create /srv/guix.gnu.org (as a symlink) with the correct mtime¹. If >> we can tell nginx to use it as the ‘Last-Modified’ date, that’s perfect. >> >> > I was thinking about this. Yes, we can solve that with pure nginx. There is > an issue however. > It invalidates all cached entries on update, so files not modified will > also need to be downloaded again. > > The easiest way to do that would be to simply generate an nginx config > snippet at a configurable location, > setting up the mtime and etags variable, and include that from the main > config. > > If this would be ok, then I will have a look at implementing this. I’m not sure I fully understand, but yes, if you could send a prototype as a diff against maintenance.git, that’d be great! Thank you, Ludo’.