setMulti implementation for Java client?

Greg Whalin gwhalin at
Wed Jun 1 17:39:01 PDT 2005

Kevin Burton wrote:
> Greg Whalin wrote:
>> get key1 key2 key3 key4
>> as opposed to
>> get key1
>> get key2
>> get key3
> Crap.. I guess that makes sense.
> The question becomes if there's overhead in the pool implementation or 
> if its just TCP latency.
> We have the same issue with the MySQL JDBC driver.  Even though we're 
> using JDBC polling every SQL command takes about 1ms.
> Kevin

I also wonder if the memcached server is faster at dealing w/ getMulti() 
vs a bunch of gets (network traffic aside)?

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