Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 463666
[LTC 6.0 FEAT] 201469:Web 2.0 - Inclusion of package memcached
Last modified: 2010-07-02 14:58:42 EDT
Emily J. Ratliff <firstname.lastname@example.org> - 2008-09-16 18:12 EDT
1. Feature Overview:
Feature Id: 
a. Name of Feature: Web 2.0 - Inclusion of package memcached
b. Feature Description
The success of Web 2.0 is based on the availability of run-time components and applications which
make use of them. One of these components is the latest stable release of memcached which needs to
2. Feature Details:
Arch Specificity: Purely Common Code
Delivery Mechanism: Request Red Hat development assistance
Request Type: Package - New
d. Upstream Acceptance: No Code Required
Sponsor Priority 1
f. Severity: High
IBM Confidential: no
Code Contribution: no
g. Component Version Target: n/a
3. Business Case
The Web 2.0 has reached almost every IT company. The success of Web 2.0 is based on the availability
of run-time components and applications which make use of them. To continue on this success of Web
2.0, new components are required to get included and available components need to be updated in the
enterprise releases of Linux distributions. This will enable customers to make their experiences on
deploying and testing their Web 2.0 applications.
4. Primary contact at Red Hat:
5. Primary contacts at Partner:
Project Management Contact:
Hans-Georg Markgraf, email@example.com, Boeblingen 49-7031-16-3978
Gonzalo Muelas Serrano, firstname.lastname@example.org
Thomas Schwarz, email@example.com
Switching Severity from Urgent to High. Urgent should be reserved for problems that need to be fixed asynch.
------- Comment From firstname.lastname@example.org 2009-05-29 04:11 EDT-------
Adding additional description from eSDT mtg
High-performance, distributed memory object caching system, generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load.
Adding dev-ack, Joe Orton (email@example.com) will be the package owner
This enhancement request was evaluated by the full Red Hat Enterprise Linux
team for inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux major release. As a
result of this evaluation, Red Hat has tentatively approved inclusion of
this feature in the next Red Hat Enterprise Linux major release.
While it is a goal to include this enhancement in the next major release
of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, the enhancement is not yet committed for
inclusion in the next major release pending the next phase of actual
code integration and successful Red Hat and partner testing.
memcached/1.4.4/1.el6 is in the nightly
$ find -name "memcached*"
Moving to VERIFIED.
------- Comment From firstname.lastname@example.org 2010-06-23 08:55 EDT-------
This feature is verified on R6 snapshots
Set feature to "verified" Thx
Setting Verified flag based on IBM's feedback
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Beta 2 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.