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I need to install memcache on my dev server,

I am using Xampp on Windows

I have read a few sites that say you uncomment these lines in the php.ini file for xampp which I have done

extension=php_memcache.dll
[Memcache]
memcache.allow_failover = 1
memcache.max_failover_attempts=20
memcache.chunk_size =8192
memcache.default_port = 11211

Then it says:

Then head to Jellycan Code http://code.jellycan.com/memcached/ and download the Windows memcached port (binary). At this point you should be able to launch the .exe and run the sample code above.

I have done all this and I cannot fine a single .exe file in the memcache package, I tried downloading ALL the memcache packages and checked them all and cannot find any exe files, and I don't think I am overlooking it as I searched the folder with 0 results.

Also every site I have read on how to install memcache on xampp give these same directions, please help someone

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You downloaded this file? code.jellycan.com/files/memcached-1.2.6-win32-bin.zip All it has is an exe inside. –  LukeR Jul 30 '09 at 10:12

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Hi http://code.jellycan.com/files/memcached-1.2.6-win32-bin.zip contains a .exe file, infact it only contains a .exe file?

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That's wright. You must have gotten the source files archive instead of the binary one. –  evilpenguin Aug 13 '09 at 13:05

This will help: http://splinedancer.com/memcached-win32/

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