Automatic reconnect

Randy Wigginton krw at
Mon Jan 8 21:10:14 UTC 2007

Don't everyone answer at once...

My question is with respect to the Java client.  What are the  
reconnect rules?  If it could not connect for over 24 hours, how long  
before it tries again?

On Jan 8, 2007, at 8:12 AM, Randy Wigginton wrote:

> One of the uses for memcache here is to track server statistics.   
> Not mission-critical information, but "nice to have" data.
> Over the weekend, my 1.2.0 version of memcache crashed,   
> Unfortunately the instance did not have output logging, so I don't  
> know what happened.  I'll update to 1.2.1 today (should have done  
> it before anyway)
> Question is, how long before the servers attempt to re-connect to  
> memcache?  I started up the instance again about 10 minutes ago,  
> but only one machine has reconnected.

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