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From Brian Akins <>
Subject Re: mod_cache responsibilities vs mod_xxx_cache provider responsibilities
Date Mon, 18 Sep 2006 15:18:47 GMT
Graham Leggett wrote:

> I have not seen inside the htcacheclean code, why is the code reading the
> headers? In theory the cache should be purged based on last access time,
> deleted as space is needed.

Everyone should be mounting cache directories noatime, unless they don't 
care about performance...

> Your patch is battle tested, and fixes some specific problems, the only
> issue that I think needs to be resolved is the question of whether single
> file or multiple files are preferable, taking into account performance on
> platforms other that Linux as well.

I'm very interested in this as well.  Very good ideas that just need a 
little refinement.

Brian Akins
Chief Operations Engineer
Turner Digital Media Technologies

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