Geoip cache options patch

Akins, Brian Brian.Akins at
Tue Dec 21 01:45:19 MSK 2010

On 12/20/10 1:41 PM, "Igor Sysoev" <igor at> wrote:

> Thank you for the patch.
> How large bases do you use ? As far as I remember MaxMind bases are too
> big, at least no more than 50M. I think this is not big issue to keep
> it entirely in memory.

No, it's not a big issue.  But we do run 1 worker_process per cpu core, so
on a 16 core box we may use 16 * 50MB of RAM for Geoip.  I know that's
small, but every little it helps.  And it was not very much code.

Brian Akins

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