OpenURI with caching
Carelessly make OpenURI requests without getting hate mail.
Running with MemCached
Require the library
Start memcached server
ben@Spinners ~/ Ϟ memcached -d
Set your memcached host/s (defaults to 127.0.0.1:11211)
OpenURI::Cache.host = ['10.1.1.10:11211', '10.1.1.11:11211']
The default expiry is 15 minutes, this can be changed using the
# Ten long minutes OpenURI::Cache.expiry = 600
Running using Rails cache
You can also cache your OpenURI calls using Rails cache.
require the library using
Use exactly the same as you would OpenURI, only.. enable it.
OpenURI::Cache.enable! # As slow a wet week open("http://ab-c.com.au").read
Quit your app (leave memcached running) and re-run the same request, It will come from cache.
- memcache (gem)
- You will need to ensure that you have corresponding version of libmemcached to the memcached gem installed for installation to go by breezy