Re: cache sizes & needed ram.

From: Oskar Pearson <>
Date: Sun, 20 Jul 1997 13:10:12 +0200

On Thu, Jul 17, 1997 at 02:42:46AM +0000, FatMan wrote:
> Hi All,
> is there any refrence to which i can work out how much memory i
> would need to run squid(physical & swap) depending on the size of the
> cache?
as far as I know the "in-memory-hash-table" takes about 100bytes per
object. Our cache has about 1/2million objects (check the cachmgr
script to find what it is on your cache, so that's about 50 megs, which is
indeed what it takes when it just starts up... (we are running NOVM)

Received on Sun Jul 20 1997 - 04:15:54 MDT

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