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Last Update:

19 Feb 2012

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Danga Interactive
  • Brad Fitzpatrick
  • Dormando
  • Jellycan
  • Couchbase


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1.4.4 | Updated: 19 Feb 2012



Downloads of v 1.4.4:



Software Author(s):

  • Danga Interactive
  • Brad Fitzpatrick
  • Dormando
  • Jellycan
  • Couchbase

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Memcached 1.4.4

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To install Memcached, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Memcached, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Memcached, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade memcached -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade memcached -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure memcached installed
    name: memcached
    state: present
    version: 1.4.4
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'memcached' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.4.4'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: memcached,
    Version: 1.4.4,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller memcached
   Name     = 'memcached'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.4.4'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'memcached':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.4.4',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install memcached version="1.4.4" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator mwrock on 26 Oct 2014.


Memcached is a free & open source, high-performance, distributed memory object caching system, generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load.

Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects) from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering.

Memcached is simple yet powerful. Its simple design promotes quick deployment, ease of development, and solves many problems facing large data caches. Its API is available for most popular languages.

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Memcached 1.4.2 551 Sunday, February 19, 2012 Unknown
Memcached 1.2.6 611 Sunday, February 19, 2012 Unknown
Memcached 1.2.5 497 Sunday, February 19, 2012 Unknown
Memcached 1.2.4 499 Sunday, February 19, 2012 Unknown

This package has no dependencies.

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