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Installation

This » PECL extension is not bundled with PHP. Information for installing this PECL extension may be found in the manual chapter titled Installation of PECL extensions. Additional information such as new releases, downloads, source files, maintainer information, and a CHANGELOG, can be located here: » http://pecl.php.net/package/memcache.

Note:

It's possible to disable memcache session handler support. The 'pecl install' option prompts for this (default is enabled) however when compiling statically into PHP the --disable-memcache-session configure option may be used.

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mykel dot alvis at gmail dot com
6 years ago
on Fedora, apparently

yum install php-pecl-memcache
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mit at mitayai dot org
4 years ago
It is very important to note when reading the information supplied by others on this page that there are two *distinct* memcache PHP implementations for the service "memcached".

1) pecl-memcache
2) pecl-memcached

This page is for the first, pecl-memcache.

If you are looking for pecl-memcached information, visit here:

http://www.php.net/manual/en/book.memcached.php
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Felipe Estrella Barros
2 years ago
On Slackware, after copilling it, you should copy the file /module/memcache.so to /usr/lib/httpd/modules. Then, the instruction extension=memcache.so must be added into the file /etc/httpd/php.ini

Restart the httpd and it should work!
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no at spam4me dot com
4 years ago
#if apt-get, rpm, or yum doesn't work
cd /usr/src/
wget http://pecl.php.net/get/memcache-2.2.4.tgz
tar -zxvf memcached-2.2.4.tgz
cd memcached-2.2.4
phpize && ./configure --enable-memcache && make
cp modules/memcache.so /usr/lib/php/modules/

# Note: packaged extension modules are now loaded via the .ini files
# found in the directory /etc/php.d
touch /etc/php.d/memcached.ini
echo 'extension=memcache.so' > /etc/php.d/memcached.ini

service httpd restart
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pesdguy at yahoo dot co dot in
4 years ago
For xampp if you need to install memcache

use this place for all version
:
http://downloads.php.net/pierre/
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andryzeus at ukr dot net
2 years ago
If you have error with libtool version after make - way to install:
phpize --clean && phpize
rm aclocal.m4
aclocal
autoconf
./configure
make
make install
[memcache-2.2.6, gentoo.x86-64]
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Wayne
6 years ago
Newer PHP versions don't have a --enable-memcache options; simply installing the PECL package will be enough... so to be absolutely clear, you WON'T have to recompile PHP to use memcache.  That paragraph above seems like a bad case of earlier version documentation editing.
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