[development] Object caching

George Kappel gkappel at herrspacific.com
Thu Jul 20 21:56:12 UTC 2006

Right now, I'm just trying to make Drupal work reasonably well under very
tight time constraints.

FYI site is basically an online catalog of 50,000 items using category
module and views module to organize

I am also new to Drupal and need some time to discover the Zen under the
covers, at this point I
might just make it worse, although I would like to dig in when it makes

For complicated parts of Drupal, are there formal tests that define/validate
that the module/code is working as required?

It seems like the menu system does a bunch of stuff that might not be
immediately obvious.

> On 20 Jul 2006, at 23:13, George Kappel wrote:
> > I have just started using Drupal but have seen issues where the  
> > existing
> > database cache is a bottleneck.
> >
> > My menu has 5,000 items and the overhead to build it,  
> > serialize,cache in the
> > db,unserialize was very high making it unuseable.
> That is one hell of a menu.  Would be good if we could actually  
> improve the menu system.  Have you looked into that?
> --
> Dries Buytaert  ::  http://www.buytaert.net/

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