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Memcached module


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Version information

  • 0.1.0 (latest)
  • 0.0.1
released Apr 19th 2013

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  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'thias-memcached', '0.1.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add thias-memcached
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install thias-memcached --version 0.1.0

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thias/memcached — version 0.1.0 Apr 19th 2013



Install, enable and configure memcached.

  • memcached : Class to install and enable the server


Simple instance with all the defaults, port 11211, user memcached, 1024 max connections and 64MB cache size :

include memcached

Tweaked instance :

class { 'memcached':
    port      => '11219',
    maxconn   => '8192',
    cachesize => '2048',  # 2GB

You can also use the $options parameter to pass any custom command-line options to the memcached program.