Get a certain webpage to load everytime and ignore previous cache settings
Posted on 2016-09-28
I am doing a website for a client and part of it requires that the visitor is displayed a list of the nearest locations. This involves the use of the geo-locate function. Most browsers (desktop or mobile) require that the user select "Allow" or "Deny". Which is perfect. But if someone presses Deny just the once, then they do not get asked the question again.
What we would like to do is disregard the cache on the page every time they visit. By all means let them choose again if they wish to share their location or not. But we need to give them the option to decide everytime.
Our scripting guy is saying that they cannot use the no-cache no-store function to achieve this and there is no other way to do it so we just have to forget about it. I find this difficult to believe. There must be some way to either disregard a pages cache on load or to force the permission to be asked everytime.