file side memcached

Brian Moon brianm at
Fri Jun 2 02:12:05 UTC 2006

> Why not just run memcached with a larger memory size than physical 
> memory and let the kernel's swaping logic handle which blocks and when 
> get swapped out?

That would mean that every other process on the server was getting 
swapped out.  Swap is for when something is happening that is NOT 
expected.  Never rely on it.


Brian Moon
Its good to be cheap =)

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