Cassandra Dixon

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  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    The variable req.service_id will return the Fastly service_id. For instance, if you are using a custom logging format in your vcl, you can set the call to your format: log {"syslog "}r...

  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    The variable req.serviceid will return the Fastly serviceid for a request. This can be added to your logging format.

  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    So my question is: is there a way to make the Google Cloud Storage default file redirects to work with an override host? The default behavior for GCS is one hostname to one bucket. If you us...

  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    Hi Jonathan, An option that can help with your scenario would be to do a redirect based on the header. This can be done in the app or with custom VCL. For instance, in the app Create a heade...

  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    Hi Donald, The default behavior for Fastly is to strip the range header from the request to origin. Fastly fetches the full object. If there is a partial content request, we also strip the conten...

  • Cassandra Dixon created a post,

    Custom error page when origin not available

    Customers often have friendly or prettier 503 error pages to serve for the following scenarios: When origin returns a response status greater than 500 When origin is down (i.e unhealthy, timeout,...

  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    Hi Yoni, Fastly has a request collapsing feature enabled by default. Request Collapsing causes simultaneous cache misses within a single Fastly data center to be "collapsed" into a sing...

  • Cassandra Dixon created a post,

    Caching HTTP responses not in Fastly's default list

    There are certain HTTP responses that are cached by default on Fastly. The flag beresp.cacheable = true is set for these HTTP responses. For other HTTP responses, this flag is set to false. When wa...

  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    Hi Jason, Our Conditions Tutorial provides a better breakdown of how to configure and use conditions in Fastly. In the your example: What we want to do is cache mydomain.com/en/ for 1 minute, ...

  • Cassandra Dixon commented,

    Q: Is it possible to have a general cache expiry for most pages and a defined expiry only for certain pages? if so how would we go about doing this? Yes, you can create cache setting rules within ...