Varnish crashing in production

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Fri May 11 10:41:55 CEST 2007

Barry Abrahamson <barry at> writes:
> On May 11, 2007, at 12:59 AM, Per Andreas Buer wrote:
> > Use should use a much bigger cache. The cache should never fill up -
> > so use 36-150GB is you can.
> Ok, I will make the cache bigger.

Within reason - there is no point in using a cache file that is many
times the size of your data set.  I'm not sure how the allocator works
in detail, but somewhere between 1x and 2x the size of your data set
should be sufficient.

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
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