[development] memcache

Fernando Silva fsilva.pt at gmail.com
Wed Mar 7 11:50:50 UTC 2007

Drupal file caching + lighttpd server + X-LIGHTTPD-send-tempfile!

Nothing will beat this, unless the system has Gb of RAM! But we all
know that many hosts out there have imposed limits to 256Mb or 512Mb,
being out of the question the use of memcache with more than maybe

On 3/7/07, Chris Johnson <cxjohnson at gmail.com> wrote:
> I don't quite understand Dries remark "I'm fairly convinced that
> memory-based caching ... is the way forward rather than file-based caching."
>  That remark seems to presuppose knowing every site's and host's situation
> (impossible) or to say that file-based caching will never provide enough
> performance benefit over what we have now.

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