[wp-hackers] XCache Variable Storage vs. WP Object Cache
m at mullenweg.com
Sat Sep 15 21:13:38 GMT 2007
Mark Jaquith wrote:
> The build-in WP object cache (which you enable by
> define('ENABLE_CACHE', true); in wp-config.php) uses the filesystem
> to store the data. Sometimes you get a speed benefit as compared to
> having to do the SQL queries on every load, but sometimes you don't
> (which is one of many reasons why it isn't enabled by default).
It can be pretty potent when combined with other plugins though, which
reminds me I have some stuff to clean up and release.
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