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WinCache Support

Discussion in 'Code Modifications [Archive]' started by Shamil, Oct 14, 2010.

  1. Shamil

    Shamil Well-Known Member

    Hi guys,
    This is for the people who are using WinCache for PHP on the Windows Platform. For this to work, you need to be using at least WinCache 1.1. I have, however, tested and built against WinCache 1.2 dev.

    If you plan to install WinCache 1.1, please ensure you meet its prerequisites, the most important that PHP must be running under FastCGI.

    This build is currently untested on Apache for Windows, however, it does work on IIS 6.0 +. I expect it to be somewhat successful with Apache for Windows.

    The files I am including will replace 1 file in the XenForo Zend Framework folder, and will add 1 file.

    / Library​
    / Zend​
    / Cache​
    / Backend​
    To activate the caching mechanis, please add the following to your config.php folder, found in /library/:
    $config['cache']['frontend'] = 'Core';
    $config['cache']['frontendOptions'] = array(
    'caching' => true,
    'automatic_serialization' => true,
    'lifetime' => 10800,
    'cache_id_prefix' => 'XenForo'
    $config['cache']['backend'] = 'WinCache';

    Attached Files:

    nrep, Insy, TommyBALL and 1 other person like this.
  2. nrep

    nrep Well-Known Member

    Thanks for this :)

    Is it possible to integrate Wincache support in to the next version of XenForo, as it is by far the best Windows caching system at the moment (IMO ;))
    ActorMike likes this.
  3. Shaun Mason

    Shaun Mason Active Member

    Just wanted to note that WinCache made a HUGE difference in the speed of my site.
  4. nrep

    nrep Well-Known Member

    Do you know if this is compatible with 1.1? I really hope that there is native WinCache support soon :)
  5. Shamil

    Shamil Well-Known Member

    As far as I know, this works with 1.1, and all of the future versions, assuming the Zend framework doesn't change drastically.
  6. nrep

    nrep Well-Known Member

    Thanks Shamil!

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