issues in multiple memcached instance on freebsd

dormando dormando at
Tue Mar 25 05:37:11 UTC 2008

Can you use truss to examine the exact bind call which is failing? You
might be specifying the port wrong, or the second instance could be
ignoring the command. I find that highly unlikely, but it's still
possible I guess.


golak Sarangi wrote:
> Hi,
> I have been using memcache on a freebsd system smoothly for few months.
> But now on trying to start two instances of memcache on same system but
> on different port i get the following errors
> bind(): Address already in use
> failed to listen
> I am using port 11211 and 11212 for two instances. there is nothing else
> running on those ports.
> i tried the same thing on debian system and it worked fine.
> Could anyone guide me through it?

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