image caching in Konqueror 4.4.5

Duncan 1i5t5.duncan at
Mon Nov 1 18:55:37 GMT 2010

Jerome Yuzyk posted on Mon, 01 Nov 2010 11:55:34 -0600 as excerpted:

> I have a page of links, some of which are for satellite images, that I
> follow with Konqueror. The images are updated at the server end and
> always retain their original name. From the links page I usually open an
> image in a new tab. In Konqueror 4.4.5 I am always seeing a cached image
> and not the latest image. Konqueror 3.5.10 didn't do this - it always
> retrieved the latest image.
> Did I miss a setting or is this a regression?
> An example image is at

I don't notice a problem here, but then I keep cache disabled, which can 
be as fast or faster on a modern broadband connection as going to disk for 

Does hitting the refresh (possibly with shift or control, I forgot which 
one is supposed to force an update even if the headers say the item isn't 
changed) button or keyboard shortcut get you an updated image?  

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