Singleton Memcached Client

Dustin Sallings dustin at
Thu Nov 15 21:38:03 UTC 2007

On Nov 15, 2007, at 13:35 , Oliver Castle wrote:

> My only question is weather it is better to implement the Memcahed
> client as a singleton method which is created once and then used until
> the application is reset or load the Memcached client on every single
> request. Using a singleton makes the most sense to me but I wanted to
> check if any one had expirence of why this was not a good idea?

	My client is designed to be used as a singleton.  There are lots of  
advantages[0] to doing this in an environment such as the one you're  


Dustin Sallings

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