PHP vs. Python vs. Perl

Brian Moon brianm at
Wed Jun 28 21:20:58 UTC 2006

> We actually use the native PHP client with a bunch of local 
> modifications rather than the libmemcache-based one.

The PECL extension does not use libmemcache.  You are thinking of a 
different extension that was/is available.  The PECL extension was 
written from scratch in C for use in PHP.

However, the argument is still the same.  A C based client is faster 
than a client in an interpreted language.


Brian Moon
Its good to be cheap =)

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