[ic] Interchange and memcached

Stefan Hornburg racke at linuxia.de
Wed Sep 17 15:26:59 UTC 2008

Jon Jensen wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Sep 2008, Ethan Rowe wrote:
>>> Has anyone had a play around at getting interchange to use memcached 
>>> (http://www.danga.com/memcached/) yet?
>> Yes.  We're working on that right now, actually, though it's in a highly
>> customized situation that doesn't lend itself to contribution to the
>> community, unfortunately.
> In addition to this, a couple of years ago I added support to Interchange 
> for using memcached sessions.
> The client it was developed for never went live with it, because they felt 
> that memcached sessions were perhaps a bit *too* ephemeral, since losing 
> any of the memcached instances would mean losing that segment of sessions. 
> That's a judgement call, but a reasonable one, depending on how important 
> your sessions are to you over the long haul.
> Since it never went into production it never got extensive testing and I 
> never committed it. If anyone's interested in it, I could dig it up and 
> put it in the development branch, though.

I pretend to be interested :-). Can you come up with a patch against some
Interchange version? I would certainly like to review it before we put
it into development branch.


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