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From: Anthony Howe
Date: 2006-07-20 12:33:19 -0400
Subject: Re: Experiences with caching and milter-ahead

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Sebastian Hagedorn wrote:
> --On 19. Juli 2006 18:41:56 +0200 Anthony Howe <achowe@snert.com> wrote:
>> Also I hope to address the issue of sharing caches in all of my milters
>> that use them by this fall with a new caching solution. I have a design
>> in mind and plan to implement this summer.
> That's good to hear. Hm, now I wonder if I misunderstood that statement 
> ... are you talking about the caches for more than one milter on the 
> same machine? In our case (four separate milter servers) it would 
> actually be nice to be able to keep the cache on a central server. We do 
> that for our own greylisting implementation by using a central MySQL 
> server. But that's not what you had in mind, is it?

I plan to write a intra-system shared cache mechanism so that grey 
listing and call-ahead caches can be shared between multiple systems in 
a simple, safe, and redundant manner. At least that is the cunning plan 
that should work once I find and kill Baldric...

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