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Memcached 1.4.20 Docker image


Docker image based Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with memcached 1.4.20 on board from

Its features is to delivered memcached service.
You will be able to choose the memcache size, by default 64Mo, the max connection number,
by default 1024 and the bind address ip, by default
Its display WARNING and ERROR verbose on stdout. Useful for external monitoring.


Simple use of memcached docker image:

$ docker run --name memcached -d -p 11211:11211 sitano/memcached:latest
$ docker ps
CONTAINER ID        IMAGE                             COMMAND                CREATED             STATUS              PORTS                      NAMES
125c0fc6da85        sitano/memcached:latest           /bin/sh -c /usr/bin/   14 minutes ago      Up 14 minutes>11211/tcp   memcached

Test it:

$ telnet 11211
STAT uptime 2627
STAT time 1405695366
STAT version 1.4.20 (Ubuntu)
STAT libevent 2.0.21-stable
STAT reclaimed 0

Advanced usage:

You can change:

  • the max connection to memcached with MAX_CONN variable. Default value is 1024.
  • the max memory size with MAX_MEM variable in Mo. Default value is 64.
  • and the bind ip with BIND variable. Default value is

For example :

$ docker run  --rm -ti -e MAX_MEM=1024,MAX_CONN=10000 sitano/memcached:latest

launch memcached docker with 1GB RAM and usable by 10000 simultaneous clients.

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