[Mongrel] GzipFilter gemplugin now available

Rick Olson technoweenie at gmail.com
Mon Oct 23 03:25:53 EDT 2006


On 10/23/06, Jeroen Houben <jeroen at supercool.nl> wrote:
> Eden Li wrote:
> > This GemPlugin will gzip your HTTP responses from mongrel if the
> > client says that it supports it (eg, most modern browsers).
>
> Is this is only meant for apps that just use mongrel and nothing in
> front of it? I would assume you can just switch on output compression in
> Apache, if you're using that. But maybe I'm missing something here..
>

Does apache gzip dynamic requests?  I don't think lighttpd did in my experience.

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