Memory management

Steven Grimm sgrimm at
Sun Mar 25 18:30:50 UTC 2007

Slab sizes -- or rather, the sizes of the items in each particular class 
of slabs -- are fixed at startup. Can you give an example of the kind of 
fragmentation you're seeing (or expecting to see)?


Jure Petrovic wrote:
> Hello,
> a question about slabs.
> Does Memcached have the ability to change slab sizes during runtime in
> order to reduce internal fragmentation? 
> Thank you, 
> Jure Petrovic

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