stats cachedump

Peter van Dijk peter at
Fri Jun 3 08:22:42 PDT 2005

On Fri, Jun 03, 2005 at 11:20:32AM +0200, Peter van Dijk wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 02, 2005 at 01:18:29PM -0400, Patrick-Emmanuel Boulanger-Nadeau wrote:
> > Does that include expired item or not ?
> As far as I know, it can't; logically, expired items would either be gone
> (ie. free space) or memcached hasn't noticed their expiry yet (ie. space
> in use like any other object).

My apologies; this explanation is unclear. Objects that have reached their
TTL are not removed immediately; instead, memcached expires an object
when it is looked up, or when it runs out of space.


More information about the memcached mailing list