Ben Nadel
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I am the chief technical officer at InVision App, Inc - a prototyping and collaboration platform for designers, built by designers. I also rock out in JavaScript and ColdFusion 24x7.
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Duncan

Member since Jun 17, 2014

Recent Blog Comments By Duncan

  • Cache-Busting CSS Images With Less CSS

    Posted on Jun 17, 2014 at 6:37 AM

    @Michael, Yeah, it was about five years ago. Which in ages in internet time :) So I might not remember all the details correctly and it could very well be not relevant any more. Cheers... read more »

  • Cache-Busting CSS Images With Less CSS

    Posted on Jun 17, 2014 at 5:35 AM

    @Michael, No that cant happen. I was talking about client side caching browser behaviour. I have had the problem on at least one version of Firefox. I would say it comes down to how each browser handles caching. An example using Bens timestamp method: 1. Browser requests and caches "/img/b... read more »

  • Cache-Busting CSS Images With Less CSS

    Posted on Jun 17, 2014 at 4:58 AM

    Using a timestamp isn't a very safe way of forcing the browser to refresh in my opinion. It could also cause collisions (so it won't get refreshed) in the browser cache if the requested URI doesn't vary enough. I normally use fingerprints in the requested resource path and URL rewriting on the ser... read more »