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Linked Cache Invalidation

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Authors Mark Nottingham , Mike Kelly
Last updated 2013-06-23 (Latest revision 2012-12-20)
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This memo defines two new link types that indicate relationships between resources in terms of cache invalidation, along with a HTTP cache-control extension that takes advantage of those relationships to use them to extend response freshness. Collectively, this is referred to as Linked Cache Invalidation (LCI).


Mark Nottingham
Mike Kelly

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