RAID & memcached
chip at corelands.com
Tue Feb 7 15:56:59 UTC 2006
BUSTARRET, Jean-Francois wrote:
> I'm thinking about adding memcached-backed session management to some of
> our PHP apps. In this case, I do not want to loose data (but do not want
> to spend too much money on data protection either).
> A simple RAID layer over memcached would be fine.
> read-from-one/write-to-all is easy to implement, bot not very efficient
> & does not scale well.
> Has anyone played with RAID over memcached ?
You don't want memcached. memcached is an unreliable distributed hash
based cache. Doing anything more with it is like trying to fit a square
peg into a round hole.
You might be better off writing something on top of Spread for group
 - http://www.spread.org/
More information about the memcached