multiple memcached instances per server

Brian Moon brianm at
Wed Oct 24 12:24:06 UTC 2007

J A wrote:
> One would be if your memcached is 32-bit and is therefore limited in
> heap, but your server addresses more memory.
> "if" my memcached is 32-bit? You mean there's a 64-bit version?
> What are the sizes I should limit my memcached to, to get around this 
> limitation?

Well, if it is on a 64-bit server, it's 64-bit.  Most 32-bit systems 
limit the memory a process can allocate to around 2GB.


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

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