Re: Weird.... (1.19NOVM)

From: Dancer <>
Date: Wed, 24 Dec 1997 08:19:19 +1000

I'm curious about the average object size other people have. I've tested
both our hub and leaf caches, and they all have 13K +/- 0.82K average
object size.

Anyone else want to email me some figures? I'll work up a quick summary,
and we might be able to generate a FAQ entry on it.


Henrik Nordstrom wrote:

> Mark Lowes wrote:
> > Cache Information it appears that the cache had decided to start
> > lowering it's Maximum swap size by itself. A kill -HUP seems to have
> It does if you hit the maximum number of objects before the cache is
> full. You has to lower the average object size (store_avg_object_size)
> in squid.conf to prepare squid to handle more small objects in your
> cache. The default value of 20K/object is probably a bit high.
> ---
> Henrik Nordström
> Sparetime Squid Hacker

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