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I know how to install and use memcached on one server. But I heard you can "distribute it"?

How does that work, and how can I enable that feature?

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Memcached sharding happens in the client library -- so you just tell your client library to use multiple memcached instances, and it sorts out all the details itself.

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What do you mean? –  Alex Jan 20 '10 at 21:44

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