Sliding expiration

Dustin Sallings dustin at
Fri Apr 18 15:01:43 UTC 2008

   What exactly are you trying to accomplish?

   The lru does a pretty good job of keeping active stuff active,  
otherwise, yeah, do it in your app.

   There's been talk of a touch command? But implementing it isn't a  
very high priority.

Dustin Sallings (mobile)

On Apr 18, 2008, at 1:56, "Simone Busoli" <simone.busoli at>  

> Hello, I have a question about the expiration policy employed by  
> Memcached. Does it support sliding expiration out of the box or does  
> it have to be managed at the application level?

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