[nycphp-talk] session size important?

csnyder chsnyder at
Thu Apr 21 20:15:40 EDT 2005

On 4/21/05, Marc Antony Vose <suzerain at> wrote:

> I guess my thinking was that involving another program in this was
> creates a bunch of overhead.  I guess touching MySQL isn't as
> intensive as I imagine?

If you already have a connection, no.

Don't involve MySQL or any other libs if PHP sessions would work -- I
think we tend to underestimate just how scalable simple systems are.

If your sessions have 14MB arrays in them, you'll probably want to
split them up. :-)

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