squid web cache: the larger the slower

squid web cache: the larger the slower

Post by gaius.petroni » Tue, 25 Dec 2001 17:14:06




> Anyone experience a significant drop in squid caching as one increases
> the size of the web cache?  It's amazing how a large volume of users
> accessing a 500 MB cache enjoys relatively fast response,, but when
> the cache is reconfigured to 2 GB the performance drops like an anvil.

> Thoughts? Comments? Suggestions?
> and TIA

squid version 2.5
 
 
 

1. squid web cache: the larger the slower

Anyone experience a significant drop in squid caching as one increases
the size of the web cache?  It's amazing how a large volume of users
accessing a 500 MB cache enjoys relatively fast response,, but when
the cache is reconfigured to 2 GB the performance drops like an anvil.

Thoughts? Comments? Suggestions?
and TIA

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