Re: [squid-users] Force cache reload for object from browser

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2008 22:18:58 +0200

mån 2008-04-21 klockan 14:03 -0500 skrev Paul Bryson:
> I am wondering if there is any way (standard or not) to get a web
> browser to force a web cache to check for an updated version of an
> object.

The reload button generally does that. Or if that fails Control+Reload
or Shift+Reload depending on browser and OS...

But the proxy admin MAY have tweaked their proxy to bend the rules and
ignore this...

> If this were a webpage, it's pretty standard with browsers to hit
> Ctrl-F5 to tell the proxy to grab a new version. But with files that
> aren't loaded in the browser, is there any way to tell it to grab a
> newer version?

Good question how to ask a browser to do a reload of a non-displayable

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