[_] wordpress/cache(?) update weirdness
chris at tallhat.com
Wed Nov 7 12:00:21 GMT 2018
On Wed, 7 Nov 2018 at 11:46, Andy Gale <andy at salgo.net> wrote: > > Restarting the box would have restarted anything doing caching (be it > Nginx, PHP or Varnish) and likely cleared any issue related to that. Even > if the cache is stored in files it's unlikely a restart process would use > stale cache files. thanks andy, that pushes my understanding a step along the right path. still unclear about WHERE any cache would be. i ran "netstat -plnt" (DO support suggestion) on the console, and the results don't mention varnish or server cache as far as i can tell. the old server guy did write back to say he simply ran the standard DO 'one click' install for a droplet setup, and doesn't think he did anything regarding server caches. DO say they don't setup server caches 'by default'. so perhaps it IS in the WP setup, but i can't find anything that's obviously a 'cache' system (but i might trash that goDaddy mu-plugin folder anyway - I don't think that will be helping anything now we're on DO).