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Magento 2 - Build World-Class online stores by Jonathan Bownds, Bret Williams, Vladimir Kerkhoff, Ray Bogman, Fernando J. Miguel

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Managing Magento 2 cache via the command line

Cache management is one of the new optimized key features in Magento 2. We will be using the following cache types:

Cache types

Cache type code name

Description

Configuration

config

Magento collects configuration from all modules, merges it, and saves the merged result to the cache. This cache also contains store-specific settings stored in the filesystem and database.

Clean or flush this cache type after modifying configuration files.

Layout

layout

This is the compiled page layout (that is, the layout components from all components).

Clean or flush this cache type after modifying layout files.

Block HTML output

block_html

This is the HTML page fragments per block.

Clean or flush this cache ...

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