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From John Plevyak <>
Subject Re: plugging into the backside of ATS?
Date Fri, 27 May 2011 21:37:06 GMT
Just an FYI, the clustering support in the proxy right now is optimized for
some non-obvious case: very
large documents are streamed in chunks, and header matching occurs on the
cache which contains the
document which minimizes round trips, staging to disk handles the long tail,

I think that you will find that replacing the disk cache with memcache will
not improve performance and
will likely run into some subtle problems.  However, I am interested to see
the results.   BTW: I have
a memcache on TS implementation around somewhere, for a persistent


On Fri, May 27, 2011 at 12:28 PM, Earle, Erik <> wrote:

> Is there a good starting point for looking at plugging into the internals
> of ATS.
> For example, suppose I wanted to replace the default caching mechanism with
> memcache or add a full http client (like libcurl) without blocking in a
> continuation callback thread.

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