Cache utilization?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Nov 18 14:02:32 CET 2009

In message <F066603D-901B-4E4D-AC37-E5890C96305A at>, =?iso-8859-1?Q?
Lars_J=F8rgensen?= writes:
>Obvious question but I can't find the answer anywhere: How do I
>know how much of my cache is utilized, i.e. is my cache file big

You can see if it is too small, because you will get LRU kill
activity in varnishstat.

There is not really a good way to see if your cache is to big, and
apart from diskspace, there is no disadvantage to that.


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