Subject: Re: How to get all the keys from servers?

Jed Reynolds lists at
Mon Dec 4 21:56:36 UTC 2006

Jason Pirkey wrote:
> Jed:
> If you are analyizing for attacks, it would be easier to do a real
> time analysis with memcached, because at that point you will have the
> IP address you are looking for -- do a hit to memcache to get its
> counter and act accordingly (saving it to the database for later
> analysis if it hits a certain threshold for instance.  This way you
> will not have to do scanning of memcache and post processing.

Good idea, Jason, thanks! So if I'm tracking a high volume IP the way to
track them is to record their status to database every 1,000 requests
(e.g.) and not every request over the threshold.


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