From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 1998 02:19:12 +0100

Scott Stanton wrote:

> where this is documented? Also could anyone shed some light
> on why 20 is the compiled default if 10-13 is recommended? Thanks!

20 is based on a guess on what the average object size is.

13 is recommended as this is the measured average object size as
reported by a large number of users after the release was made. I think
that later releases will have 13 as default walue.

Henrik Nordström
Sparetime Squid Hacker
Received on Fri Jan 09 1998 - 17:51:46 MST

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