Re: cache_swap size

From: Bill Wichers <>
Date: Wed, 1 Jul 1998 00:47:34 -0400 (EDT)

To add to what Duane said, you will want to take cache_mem down to
something around 5 MB or so (a SMALL number) or you are likely to run into
serious performance problems later on. Squid will still happily munch away
at your 128 MB of RAM, but it won't use as much of that RAM to store


On Wed, 1 Jul 1998, Chris Chu (mail2) wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> I have a problem with squid-1.1.20, I set it up in a Linux machine 128MB
> memory and 8 GB hard disk, I set cache_swap to be 4500 and cache_mem 128,
> after a while, squid seemed to have automatically changed the cache_swap
> down to about 2900, and cache_swap refuse to grow anymore, is there
> something I should do? Thanks.
> - Chris Chu
Received on Tue Jun 30 1998 - 21:49:31 MDT

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