[typo] Abstemious Cache Sweeping

Justus Pendleton justus at ryoohki.net
Mon Dec 5 12:53:18 EST 2005

On 2005-12-05, William A. Carrel <william.a at carrel.org> wrote:
> On Dec 5, 2005, at 8:03 AM, Mike Purvis wrote:
>> Rather than a full fragment cache, couldn't it just be a singular
>> cache of the sidebar? Like, generate once, and then each individual
>> page inserts it on view? (I'm not familiar with how Typo serves up
>> its  cache, but every page could just store a byte marker with it for
>> "inject the sidebar at position X")
> There are ways to do this with Apache httpd and server-side includes  
> in the cached page data.  Generally page cache requests never even  
> get to rails.  The HTTP server serves them up as flat files (which is  
> why the performance is so high on apache mpm worker and lighttpd).

Or you could use frames which aren't server specific and work on almost
every browser.  Moving the sidebar to a separate frame would probably
make it easier to implement separate cache policies for the sidebar vs.
the main content area.


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