[ic] Caching and session IDs

David Christensen david at endpoint.com
Fri Oct 7 15:10:51 UTC 2016

> On Oct 6, 2016, at 4:47 PM, Grant <emailgrant at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I'm tempted to enable some kind of server-side page caching but the
>>> session IDs appended to internal links on the first page of each
>>> session would be a problem.  Is it safe to disable session IDs on
>>> internal links these days?
>> Yeah, I think Cookies + JS is pretty much the norm these days, no matter what those curmudgeons among us would like. :-)
>> Here’s some info about caching in Interchange to consider:
>> http://blog.endpoint.com/2013/10/full-page-caching-in-interchange-5.html
>> Additionally, you’ll need to make sure you are only caching responses that are valid for everyone hitting this resource; you can’t just blindly do GET requests w/200 or 301.
> Thanks David.  Is this what I want:
> ScratchDefault mv_no_session_id 1
> Is that pretty standard in IC catalogs these days?

That sounds right; we tend to always turn the id off for our sites, should prob see about changing the default in “strap” catalog if it’s not already.

David Christensen
End Point Corporation
david at endpoint.com

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