Fast writes, slow reads

Evan Martin
Sun, 10 Aug 2003 03:45:24 -0700

On Sun, Aug 10, 2003 at 03:32:23AM -0700, Brion Vibber wrote:
> The second run, which fetches back the set values, consistently takes 
> about 50 seconds, about a tenth of a second per fetched item. 1000 items 
> take 100 seconds, 50 items take 5 seconds.

This sounds like a problem I was having related to the backend method
libevent was using.  Which one are you using?  To find out:
% EVENT_SHOW_METHOD=1 ./memcached 
libevent using: select

Evan Martin