Tagged: memcached

View Allocated Memcached Memory

Here is a little snippet to see the allocated memory for memcached server in an Debian based distribution…

# install libmemcached-tools, if not done already
apt-get -y install libmemcached-tools

/usr/share/memcached/scripts/memcached-tool stats | grep limit_maxbytes | awk '{print $2/(1024*1024)}'

This will output the max memory that memcached server can use in MBs.