proxy_cache ramdisk

Igor Sysoev igor at
Mon Feb 1 19:33:19 MSK 2010

On Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 10:44:46AM -0600, AMP Admin wrote:

> So I was thinking of creating a ramdisk and then pointing proxy_cache at the
> ramdisk. do you think that will be a good combo? 
> If so, to the people that use proxy_cache, how much space is it using on
> average so I can make it the right size? 

Caching in ramdisk is usually not good idea, since there is OS VM cache.
You just waste memory and CPU time.

Igor Sysoev

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