Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects). It is commonly used as a cache to speed access to frequently used data.

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how to uncompress memcached content via nginx?

I'm using memcached to store html content ready for nginx to display but I'm getting the compressed output in the browser. It works if I turn off compression in PHP but doubles the response time ...
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How to debug memcached “SERVER HAS FAILED AND IS DISABLED UNTIL TIMED RETRY” errors?

I have a two server memcached setup. When memcached write fails, I receive an email notification. About once per day "SERVER HAS FAILED AND IS DISABLED UNTIL TIMED RETRY" error comes and I have no ...
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How to store php sessions using memcached and unix socket

I am running Arch linux with systemd, nginx, and php with php-fpm. I am trying (and failing) to configure memcached to store sessions using a unix socket. I have memcached installed and active, ...
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AWS ElasticCache - Cross Site - Disaster Recovery

I'm using AWS ElasticCache (MemCached) and can see how instances can be created at different data centers/sites. (eg: singapore A or B) There is no AWS Automatic Replication of ElasticCache from ...
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upstream prematurely closed connection while reading response header from upstream, client

I'm using nginx and spawnf-cgi with apc and memcache enabled.I'm getting 502 bad gate way on browser and this error on error log. 2013/01/07 06:55:46 [error] 90799#0: *53 upstream prematurely closed ...
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Is there a benefit to managing programs with a process manager instead of with init.d?

I'm using Redis, Memcached, and Nginx, to be specific, and Supervisor as the process manager, but any general information is helpful as well. Each of the aforementioned programs when apt-get ...
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Yum install php-pecl-memcached - No package found (Have epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm)

I believed I've downloaded and updated the EPEL rpm but I can't install php-pecl-memcached.. I'm very new to this, any help is appreciated. #rpm -Uvh epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm warning: epel-release-...
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Can't get memcached to run on CentOS 5.8

so I want to install memcached on my CentOS 5.8 server. I followed this tutorial http://kb.liquidweb.com/install-memcached-on-centos-5/ The command netstat -ap | grep 11511 shows that memcached ...
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Multiple memcached bins on ubuntu 11.04

I just installed memcached on ubuntu 11.04 (which is my development server). During the install, the script arranged for memcached to be started automatically at boot. Great, just what I needed. ...
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Configuring memcached for a particular scenario

I have a web application which queries opentsdb server(which in backend using Hbase cluster) for the datapoints of different metrics and using dygraph javascript graphing library, I am plotting those ...
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Memcache Error? “Could not find specified socket in poll list.”

For some reason recently I've been getting this error in my apache error log on my server. We have a single instance of memcached running on our Mac OSX 10.7 server. (20014)Internal error: Unknown ...
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upgraded php to 5.3.19 and memcached stopped working

I have a server with centos 6.3 and cPanel After the upgrade from php 5.3.16 to php 5.3.19 my site stopped working. When I try to execute an index.php manually, I'm receiving the following error. ...
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Memcached installation on Linux server [closed]

I tried to install memcached on linux server. After successful completion of all installation steps(configure, make and make install), when I try to start memcached services, nothing happens. What ...
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Can I use two machines to set up memcache server for a php web app?

I have a web server which hosts my PHP web app and my MySQL server. I would like to throw out one more machine there to use it for memcache/memcached. In order to use Memcache, should I have a ...
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Adding varnish and memcached to an running single server web site

Current set up; I have a single dedicated server running a web site (it's a lamp stack forum) OS : CentOS CPU : Dual 3.2Ghz Quad-core Xeons RAM : 40GBs (10x4GB DIMMs) Storage : Software RAID1 with ...
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Memcache/Elasticache holding many user passwords in memory instead of DB

I have two servers in AWS. One is a live production server (a multi site WordPress installation with hundreds of sites and about 5,000 users) and the other is a clone of prod that is being configured ...
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How to check what user is running memcached? [closed]

How to check what user is running memcached? I read that running it as root is a bad idea - I installed it while logged in as root. How can I check what owner owns that process? thanks
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Memcached - i installed it on centOS and have it running. Will it auto run when i reboot?

I did this: sudo yum install memcached then sudo pecl install memcache then I restarted memcache (which actually only started it) with this: sudo /sbin/service memcached restart i have ...
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Is memcache impacting my performence negatively?

I am using pressflow 6 and NewRelic seems to suggest that memcache is infact hurting performance as shown below : My settings.php file : # Varnish reverse proxy on localhost $conf['reverse_proxy'] ...
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windows 2003 server - php_memcache.dll for PHP version 5.3?

(I posted this in stack overflow about 15 hours ago - but I was told that stack overflow >was not the right forum by the admins for this question, so I'm hoping that this is the >correct forum.) ...
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How to maximize parallel download from S3

I got a lot of images to load from Amazon S3 on a single page, and sometimes it takes quite some time to load all the images. I heard that splitting the images to load from different sub-domains would ...
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500 Internal Server Error when setting up Apache on Ubuntu+Django

I tried with Apache on ubuntu 9.04 and get the same error: Internal Server Error The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request. Please contact ...
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Nginx cache reverse proxy: how to keep app server alive during the 5 second window when cache expires?

I have an nginx server sitting in front of apache running django. Most of my site is static content: http://www.grovemade.com/ My app server can handle the pieces that needs to be dynamic just fine (...
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Memcached session manager in Azure: Connection gets forcibly closed

I am using Memcached Session Manager to handle Tomcat sessions in non-sticky mode. My deployment in Azure consists of a Worker Role with two instances which connect to an Azure VM running my Memcached ...
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Monitoring memcached with plink

I need a telnet client that can take commands from a file or stdin so I can do some quick-and-dirty automatic monitoring of memcached. I thought plink would be good for this, but it seems to be doing ...
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How to set up memcached to use unix socket?

While I could use memcached on Debian to use the default 11211 port, but I've had great difficulty setting up unix socket, Form what I'v read, I know that I need to create a memcache.socket and add -...
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Configuring SASL support in libmemcached

I'm trying to build libmemcached with SASL support on OS X Mountain Lion. I have built memcached (1.4.15) with SASL support: $ memcached -S -vv Initialized SASL. slab class 1: chunk ...
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Memcached cache doesn't flush

I would like to flush the memcached cache keys and values on my centos server. I have tried the telnet approach by telnetting to the port and then issuing: flush_all It doesn't work an my values are ...
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How to optimally configure memcache running on 16 cores 144G ram server?

Memcache is the only important app running on the server Server has 16 cores and 144G RAM Memcache is given 135G Memcache runs at 32 threads Gigabit network, test shows at least 300Mbit/s availability ...
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Port server moxi on node X exited with status Y on Couchbase 1.8.1

I'm getting this error on live servers Win Server 2003 32 bit & 2008 64 bit. Port server moxi on node 'ns_1@192.168.243.12' exited with status 3. Restarting. Messages: 2012-09-10 17:13:21: (...
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How to secure memcached?

In Debian, I have installed memcached (using this guide) to lower the otherwise unmanageable load on mysql database. The database is on a separate server, and memcached and Varnish are on the front ...
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Memcached Debuging/Server Logs Monitor the Memcached Servers?

I have chat engine which is based on the Memcached variables, putting them into arrays and reading them in other end via jquery, which works fine 95% of the times, however when the server load is ...
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Is there something like phpMyAdmin for Memcached?

Is there any tool to see the keys/values stored in my memcached instance? I've found simple scripts like this http://snipt.org/xtP, but I get only the keys. Thanks in advance
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Why should I use a custom built memcached instead of Apple's Xcode version? [closed]

Memcached seems to be preinstalled with Xcode on OS X, according to Apple's documentation. To make sure I'm not hallucinating, I checked Apple's developer tools documentation. Yes, memcached is ...
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Response headers in Memcached+Nginx

Is there any way to cache response headers along with the response body in Memcached for use with Nginx?
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Does mysql query cache have to be off to use memcached? [closed]

How do you know if memcached is being used? Server has mysql query cache on and I believe it also has memcahced installed, but how do I know if memcached is being used? Thanks!
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memcached session handler in php.ini

I have installed memcached and the below code in php.ini works: session.save_handler = memcache session.save_path = "tcp://localhost:11211" but when i try to use the memcached handler.. this is ...
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nginx return corrupted data from memcached

On my web site i've made data caching with memcached. It stores fully generated html pages. Next step was to get this data from memcached by nginx and send back to user w\o starting apache process. ...
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Memcached - Single parent config, multiple child configs

I am setting up a memcached server in production, and would like the ability to switch between various memory sizes simply by changing out a symlink from one config to another, however I do not want ...
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Memcached clustered alternative

I'm looking to replace memcached. We have a LOT of traffic to our central memcached node which I'd like to split. There's only so much trunking networks I can do. My general idea is to install a ...
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ifconfig shows Interrupt:21 Memory:f7fe0000-f8000000

Can some one tell me what does this mean: Interrupt:21 Memory:f7fe0000-f8000000 This is showing in output of ifconfig. The issue is i have a service (memcache) which is not responding on the ...
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Connect to memcached using PHP on Windows

I have a memcached server (on AWS ElastiCache) and need to connect to it using PHP on Windows (IIS not WAMP). Is this possible? I have found php_memcache.dll but this doesn't appear to work with ...
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Apache Server with memcache, varnish and php slow request times

My issue is that these servers are taking rather long for request about 2 seconds on average just to serve files. When we had just one server doing everything it was noticeably faster even with the ...
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Forward localhost memcached server on port 12111 to domain.com memcached server

My customers are running many scripts that uses memcached, but all of them are using localhost as a address. My localhost server is now out of RAM, because it's doing many other things like WWW and ...
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Should we increase local port range limit on busy memcached servers

nixcraft has a tutorial on configuring memcached server(link) at the end says: For busy memcached server you need to increase system file descriptor and IP port limits here is the code to do ...
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Netcat (nc) traditional package for RHEL 6.x?

I'm trying to use the Percona Apache Monitoring [Cacti] Template for Memcached. They do indeed warn that you can't use the openbsd version of the package and provide a solution for Ubuntu/Debian ...
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is anyway to use memcached with nginx on a post request?

2.1, i am also using the amazon elastic cache service (its a memcached server) Nginx has a clever feature that uses memcached for common get request, but if is a post request dont use memcached, is ...
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PHP on several servers with session-sharing

there's certanly other threads about this, but I have one more question. We are about to scale the website at work to have more than one server. And we need to share the sessions between the servers. ...
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Nginx , Apache , Mysql , Memcache with server 4G ram. How optimize to enought memory?

i have 1 dedicated server with Nginx proxy for Apache. Memcache, mysql, 4G Ram. These day, my visitor on my site wasn't increased, but my server get overload always in some specified time. (9AM - ...
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Unexpected(?) high 'wasted' memory in memcached

Updated, see bottom of the longish (sorry) question. Looking at our memcached stats I think I have found an issue I was not aware of before. It seems that we have a strangely high amount of wasted ...