Re: Deferred reads

From: Duane Wessels <>
Date: Wed, 15 Jul 1998 10:00:23 -0600

Dancer writes:

>On the cache-manager I/O page, what exactly is a deferred read? I know
>what I _think_ it is, but there exists a possibility that it isn't what
>I think it is.

Sometimes reading on the server-side gets ahead of writing to the
client-side. Especially if your cache is on a fast netowrk and your
clients are connected at modem speeds. Squid-1.1 will read up to 256k
(per request) ahead before it starts to defer the server-side reads.

Duane W.
Received on Wed Jul 15 1998 - 09:01:19 MDT

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