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Is it possible to configure nginx to never cache certain files? I have two files on the root directory, index.html and list.json, and I want to disable caching for them completely. Can this be done by adding cache control headers?

(I'm also wondering does nginx cache static files by default?)


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You have read RFC 2616, right? –  Michael Hampton Aug 9 '13 at 18:01
Nope, sorry to say. –  ddario Aug 9 '13 at 18:06
Nginx caches nothing by default. –  VBart Aug 9 '13 at 18:33

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