Memcached security

David Phillips david at
Sat Apr 28 20:13:51 UTC 2007

On 4/28/07, Tsz Ming WONG <tszming at> wrote:
> Why not use APC or eA for local caching, which should be much faster?

APC seems to have issues when you store lots of data.  memcached is
much more stable and reliable.

I tried using APC for caching queries and graph images for an internal
reporting site.  Almost immediately, APC stopped working correctly and
an Apache restart was required.  I've seen other APC issues such as
corruption and returning the wrong files.  memcached is solid, APC is

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