lock tailored towards the backend is an optional addition, else dogpile uses
a regular thread mutex. New backends can be registered with dogpile.cache
directly or made available via setuptools entry points.
-* Backends included in the first release include three memcached backends
- (python-memcached, pylibmc, bmemcached), a backend based on Python's
+* Included backends feature three memcached backends (python-memcached, pylibmc,
+ bmemcached), a Redis backend, a backend based on Python's
anydbm, and a plain dictionary backend.
* Space for third party plugins, including the first which provides the
dogpile.cache engine to Mako templates.
+* Python 3 compatible in place - no 2to3 required.