peer Memcached server discovery

Jehiah Czebotar jehiah at
Sun Sep 30 14:01:58 UTC 2007

the memcached servers do not know about eachother; it is just how you
configure the client(s) to talk to multiple servers. (check the
documentation for your client library on how to do that)


On 9/30/07, Peter Chiu <peterchiu at> wrote:
> I understand we can start Memcached on multiple machines to balance load.=
> am curious=85 how does Memcached servers know about each other? Is it bas=
ed on
> some P2P communications? Do they have to be on the same subnet?
> Best,
> Peter

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