addServer Function

Brian Moon brianm at
Fri Oct 19 15:06:06 UTC 2007

sir buce wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm interested to know how work memcached addserver function, i have a 
> website with diferents servers to use memcached, and i don't know if 
> this funcion make a duplicated label in the servers, or in each server 
> have diferents labels.
> Thank you.

Memcached is a distributed cache.  So, each server would have different 
data.  However, most (all I think) clients have the ability to fail over 
and use another server for a key if a server goes down.  The data is not 
redundantly store there all the time, but can be while a server is being 


Brian Moon
Senior Developer
It's good to be cheap =)

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