cache backend using 10X the amount of space

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Fri Feb 23 11:11:28 CET 2007

Alex Apke <aapke at> writes:
> A related question, when the cache backend storagefile reaches the
> maximum size, the whole cache seems to get invalidated and the contents
> gets lost, and needs re-priming.

Actually, when the cache fills up, the Varnish child process crashes
and gets restarted...  It's a feature, not a bug :)

I promise this will be fixed in 2.0 (and possibly in 1.1 if we decide
to do a 1.1 release)

Dag-Erling Smørgrav
Senior Software Developer
Linpro AS -

More information about the varnish-misc mailing list