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Store all HTTP headers or only used ones?

http cache caching

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#1 porton


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Posted 14 November 2016 - 03:41 PM

I write a Web cache to be used with GitHub and BitBucket API (support of
more APIs may be added in the future). I need to store Link: headers in the
cache because in GitHub they are used for pagination. Should I store in the
cache **all** HTTP headers or only Link ones?

(note that I currently store response body and status)

Non-Link headers are not needed, but it may break future compatibility.
What's your advice?

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