[Catalyst] patch: C::P::Compress::Deflate

Perrin Harkins perrin at elem.com
Tue Sep 19 17:34:11 CEST 2006

Peter Karman wrote:
> Patch below allows Compress::Deflate plugin to play nicely with Static::Simple 
> and to allow for skipping deflation based on browser. Specifically, we found 
> issues with older versions of IE that claimed to deal with the deflate encoding 
> but balked.

Does this mean you are using Catalyst to serve static pages in 
production?  That's going to hurt your performance quite a bit.  Static 
pages are better left to your web server.  For that matter, compressing 
pages is also better left to your web server.

- Perrin

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