Poor performance when inserting - memcached 1.2.5

Tomash Brechko tomash.brechko at gmail.com
Wed May 21 09:26:02 UTC 2008

On Wed, May 21, 2008 at 09:55:03 +0100, Paul McGrath wrote:
> The implementation of these batch jobs is mostly Perl - and so memcached
> seemed like quite a good fit.
> I'd like to suggest a change to the existing API set (which is a similar
> request I made to the JavaSpace community several years ago which was
> adopted) and that is to change the API to support bulk inserts, i.e. to be
> able to send a list of key/value pairs which can be inserted into memcached

It would help if you say explicitly which memcached client/version you
use.  Such bulk inserts are implemented in Perl client
Cache::Memcached::Fast, and in most clients for other languages.

   Tomash Brechko

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