cookbook 'memcached', '= 1.4.0'
Installs memcached and includes memcached_instance resource for setting up memcached instances
cookbook 'memcached', '= 1.4.0', :supermarket
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Installs memcached and provides a define to set up an instance of
memcache via runit.
A runit service can be set up for instances using the
- Ubuntu 10.04, 12.04
- CentOS 5.8, 6.3
- openSUSE 12.3
- SLES 12 SP2
- SmartOS base64 1.8.1
- Note that SMF directly configures memcached with no opportunity to alter settings.
If you need custom parameters, use the
- Note that SMF directly configures memcached with no opportunity to alter settings. If you need custom parameters, use the
May work on any Debian or Red Hat family distributions with or without
The following are node attributes passed to the template for the runit
memcached['memory']- maximum memory for memcached instances.
memcached['user']- user to run memcached as.
memcached['port']- port for memcached to listen on.
memcached['listen']- IP address for memcached to listen on.
Simply set the attributes and it will configure the
/etc/memcached.conf file. If you want to use multiple memcached
instances, you'll need to modify the recipe to disable the startup
script and the template in the default recipe.
Use the define, memcached_instance, to set up a runit service for the
named memcached instance.
The recipe also reads in whether to start up memcached from a
/etc/default/memcached "ENABLE_MEMCACHED" setting, which is "yes" by
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