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JCacheStorage is an abstract class. The class needs to be extended by concrete storage handlers. The Joomla Framework currently provides the handlers JCacheStorageApc, JCacheStorageEaccelarator, JCacheStorageFile, JCacheStorageMemcache, JCacheStorageXCache, JCacheStorageXcache

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Method name Description
__construct Constructor
get Get cached data by id and group
store Store the data to cache by id and group
remove Remove a cached data entry by id and group
clean Clean cache for a group given a mode.
gc Garbage collect expired cache data
getInstance Returns a cache storage hanlder object, only creating it if it doesn't already exist.
test Test to see if the storage handler is available.


jimport( 'joomla.cache.storage' );


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