Memcache connection errors

Steven Grimm sgrimm at
Wed May 24 13:48:13 UTC 2006

Sorry, that should be "bytes_read" and "bytes_written". If you don't 
know how to get memcached stats, it's simple: just telnet to memcached's 
listen port and type "stats". The items in question are near the bottom 
of the stats output.


Steven Grimm wrote:
> Look at your memcached stats and see how fast the "bytes_in" and 
> "bytes_out" numbers change. If you're pushing a few tens of megabits a 
> second, then periodic spikes in traffic could easily overwhelm your 
> network.

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