UDP access using the Facebook trunk

Ralph Spada ralph.spada at gmail.com
Fri Aug 18 08:07:38 UTC 2006

Hi Steven,

thank you for your quick reply and for the excellent patches you've
contributed to memcached.

I'll work on a simple UDP client and I'll post the code on the list
ASAP, maybe someone else will find it usefull.



On 8/16/06, Steven Grimm <sgrimm at facebook.com> wrote:
> We will hopefully release some client code for this at some point. The
> client code we're using right now is derived from some code that's
> licensed in such a way that our legal people are not comfortable with us
> publishing our version. Sorry to be so vague; I don't fully understand
> all the legal issues myself.
> We are likely to move to a different client at some point (for other
> reasons) and it won't have that problem; we will absolutely release our
> code when that happens. Unfortunately I don't have a timeframe for that
> -- we haven't started work on it yet.
> So for now the answer is you need to write your own. The protocol, at
> least, is pretty straightforward, but I realize it stinks to have to go
> to the effort.
> -Steve
> Ralph Spada wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I'd like to know if there is any easy way to access Memcached via UDP
> > using some library (i.e. libmemcache) or if I need to write my own
> > handler.
> >
> > Thank you in advance,
> >
> > Ralph

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