restrict memcache to IP-number

Marcus Bointon marcus at
Fri Sep 15 08:47:09 UTC 2006

On 15 Sep 2006, at 07:56, Johannes Fosseus wrote:

> Can anybody use my memcache server only if they have my IP-number?

As Philip said, yes. However, you'll typically only want it to be  
accessible to machines on a LAN, so you should use a firewall to  
restrict access to just that address range.

> Are there any documentation to the memcache other then

I wondered this for a while, but 'man memcached' came to my rescue...

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