status/usage of FRiCKLE/ngx_cache_purge. still reliable? alternatives?

PGNet Dev at
Thu Jun 7 14:38:30 UTC 2018

On 6/6/18 11:31 PM, Jon Franklin wrote:
> You can try this:

Thx!  I'd aptly managed to not find/notice that fork.

Does address the 'stale' development status.  Still, leaves some of the 
concerns about nginx ABI, etc. mentioned earlier.
I'll set up a test instance and take it all for a spin.

OTOH, I've setup a Varnish instance in front of WP.  As predicted, it's 

And, the test WP site 'feels' a *lot* more responsive than using the 
FastCGI cache alternative.

I've no quantitative benchmarks ... yet ... and I've not yet run all the 
'Canary' tests I need to by any stretch.  But it certainly looks promising.

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