[webkit-dev] Disk cache

Alex Christensen alex.christensen at flexsim.com
Fri Oct 31 22:03:59 PDT 2014

Would anything special need to be done for Windows?


> On Oct 31, 2014, at 11:02 AM, Antti Koivisto <koivisto at iki.fi> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm planning to add an experimental HTTP cache implementation to WebKit (https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=30322). The main motivations are:
> - Improving performance by bringing the cache closer. For example we can serialize WebKit response objects directly instead of converting to/from platform types.
> - Making future innovation around caching easier. Closer coordination between cache and WebKit opens new optimization possibilities.
> The cache lives in the network process. Most of the code is cross-platform. The storage backend uses libdispatch IO though it wouldn't be hard to add a generic posix one too.
> The code will be behind NETWORK_CACHE feature flag.
>   antti
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