Size a file backed cache
sean at monkeysnatchbanana.com
Wed Apr 10 13:50:26 CEST 2013
I understand that. Let me rephrase that question. When using file storage,
am I correct in assuming, that the overhead uses additional space on the
volume that the file itself is on?
On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 8:43 PM, Stephen Wood <smwood4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Ultimately the amount of overhead space needed is determined by the number
> of objects you have. The overhead is about 1k per object. You can read more
> at *Sizing Your Cache*<https://www.varnish-cache.org/docs/3.0/tutorial/sizing_your_cache.html>on the varnish doc.
> On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 12:05 PM, Sean Allen <sean at monkeysnatchbanana.com>wrote:
>> I know when using malloc storage, that we end up based on our object
>> size, about another 100% percent memory to store additional booking info.
>> So where we have a
>> -s malloc, 6g
>> We need a total of 12g available to the OS.
>> If I switch to
>> -s file, 10g
>> Do I need 20g of HD space available on that drive?
>> I'm unclear how the issues with malloc map to file storage backend.
>> For example, why does file default to 50% sizing of the volume?
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