Monthly Archives: April 2012

Memcached logrotate

The Ubuntu package does not include a logrotate script for memcached. No idea why, but something like this might avoid the error I had yesterday. As /etc/logrotate.d/memcached /var/log/memcached.log { daily missingok rotate 10 compress delaycompress notifempty copytruncate }

Memcached constant timeouts and high load

Just a rather silly one… So the two webservers on one site started to run at a crawl. The timeout was so bad, the load balancer healthchecks were failing and they were up and down constantly. Lots of checking of …

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