does varnish write objects to disk?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Mon Jan 15 08:35:39 CET 2007

In message <b2990fb00701132209y2c38c1bemc96f45d587d9a7ae at>, "Nagi
ta Karunaratne" writes:

>Varnish caches objects into *memory* and not disk right?

No, varnish caches objects into "virtual memory" which means that
RAM acts as a cache for the disk.

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