pecl install memcache error

David Phillips david at
Wed Mar 8 02:46:50 UTC 2006

On 3/7/06, Sungsoo Kim <xingshou at> wrote:
>    Allowed memory size of 8388608 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 0
> bytes)
>    # grep memory_limit /etc/php.ini
>    memory_limit = 128M     ; Maximum amount of memory a script may consume

It looks like the PHP interpreter being used to run pecl is not
reading that php.ini.  You can run "php -i" to verify this.

> Is there another way to install memcached other than pecl?

tar xzvf memcache-2.0.1.tgz
cd memcache-2.0.1
make install

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