Understanding persistent storage
traian.bratucu at eea.europa.eu
Tue Apr 19 08:53:35 CEST 2011
There is no persistent cache in varnish. At least, not yet.
From: varnish-misc-bounces at varnish-cache.org [mailto:varnish-misc-bounces at varnish-cache.org] On Behalf Of Yang Zhang
Sent: Tuesday, April 19, 2011 2:47 AM
To: varnish-misc at varnish-cache.org
Subject: Re: Understanding persistent storage
Hi, we're reconsidering using Varnish again, and this question I posted 4 months ago is the biggest blocker for us. We've been using Squid for a while, but it doesn't have collapsed forwarding, which we need (and Varnish provides). But we also need a persistent cache.
We're ready to roll our own caching proxy, but if Varnish already provides persistence, then that would be a huge boon. We tried playing around with Varnish -s persistent 4 months ago but it didn't seem to be what the name implied.
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