[MapProxy] Shared MapProxy cache

Jorge Gaspar Sanz Salinas jsanz at osgeo.org
Fri Nov 18 17:03:40 EST 2011

On 18 November 2011 22:34, Matt Walker <walkermatt at longwayaround.org.uk> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have two layers one with 12 levels and another serving the same data for
> the first 12 levels but larger scale data for an additional 2 levels. On a
> dev server I'm using relative symlinks to link the 12 levels from the first
> layer into the second layers cache directory in an attempt to avoid
> duplicating the data and improve performance as the data is being seeded on
> request. As yet it seems to be working well and is reasonably straight
> forward to set up but I'd like to know if anyone can see any issues or
> drawbacks to this approach and if others have taken a different approach?
> Cheers,
> Matt.
> --
> Matt Walker
> @_walkermatt
> Astun Technology
> http://www.astuntechnology.com

Hi Matt

Maybe I'm missing something bt why don't you set up two complementary
caches and use one layer for the small cache and the other with both
caches, maybe setting different bboxes for every layer.

My 2cts

Jorge Sanz

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