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Tokyo Cache Store
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An ActiveSupport (Rails) cache-store plugin for Tokyo Tyrant.
Overview
* File based cache engine
* Lightning fast - performance comparable to memcached
http://www.mikeperham.com/2009/03/08/tokyo-cabinet-vs-memcached/
* High compression rates
* Excellent replication capabilities
Requirements
Tokyo Cabinet:
http://1978th.net/tokyocabinet/
Tokyo Tyrant:
http://1978th.net/tokyotyrant/
Ruby Bindings:
sudo gem install rufus-tokyo
Installation
As a rails plugin:
script/plugin install git://github.com/dim/tokyo-cache-store.git
As a GEM:
sudo gem install dim-tokyo-cache-store --source=http://gems.github.com
Usage (simplified)
Create a new cache store:
tchmgr create ./tmp/cache/tt_store.tch # See 'man tchmgr' for a full list of options
Start the tokyo-tyrant server:
ttserver ./tmp/cache/tt_store.tch # See 'man ttserver' for a full list of options
Configure the Rails cache store (in environment.rb):
config.cache_store = :tokyo_cache_store, 'localhost', 1978