binary protocol motivations

Tomash Brechko tomash.brechko at
Tue Nov 13 10:32:34 UTC 2007

On Tue, Nov 13, 2007 at 13:26:49 +0300, Tomash Brechko wrote:
> So you'll save 4 bytes on positive response and a cost of 3 bytes on
> negative responce.  With the hit rate > 43%, you'll have the saving.

Not to say that you will also throw away the tag from all requests,
another 4 bytes.  so the threshold is > 27.3% of cache hits.

   Tomash Brechko

More information about the memcached mailing list