Benchmark of client APIs per get query?

Sean Chittenden sean at
Sat Dec 11 12:48:16 PST 2004

> 1. Has anyone created a client benchmark?  It would be interesting to 
> have a basic benchmark with clients storing to localhost N bytes and 
> then trying to determine gets() per second.
> 2. How does apr_memcached store objects in memcached?  Direct byte[]s 
> from memory?  Any ideas why its so much faster?

Bytes from memory.  It's C.  If you wanted fast performance for 
libmemcache using java... use a JNI wrapper around libmemcache.

> 3. How does the perl client store them?

Stored as strings.  -sc

Sean Chittenden

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