Linux Ask!

Linux Ask! is a Q & A web site specific for Linux related questions. Questions are collected, answered and audited by experienced Linux users.

Dec 312009

How to flush data stored in memcached?


Assume memcached is listening at port 11211 of localhost

Use the following simple command to flush all data:

echo "flush_all" | nc 11211

In fact, you can also issue other commands as well, e.g.

echo "stats" | nc 11211

 Leave a Reply



You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>