Some questions abt MogileFS

howard chen howachen at
Thu Feb 22 09:07:06 UTC 2007

> MogileFS is not a cache.  See its cousin, memcached.

I refer to page cache, not object cache, usually size is larger,
containing a lot of duplicated information (i.e. HTML tags) - which
you never want to store them in memory.

> Tens to hundreds of servers, tens to hundreds of millions of files,
> many TB.  We've got several million small files stored, a few hundred
> GB.

What will be the bottomneck of MogileFS in your site?

CPU? Disk? Network?


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