How To Install Redis

Redis 2.8.17 released – Urgent Upgrade for Redis Sentinel

Redis is an open source, BSD licensed, advanced key-value cache and store. It is often referred to as a data structure server since keys can contain strings, hashes, lists, sets, sorted sets, bitmaps and hyper logs. The latest release Redis 2.8.17 has been marked for urgent upgrade, especially for Redis Sentinel users. This release resolves a memory leak in the hiredis library causing a memory leak in Redis Sentinel when a monitored instance or another Sentinel is unavailable.

Update: Redis 2.8.14 Released

Redis is an open source, BSD licensed, advanced key-value cache and store. It is often referred to as a data structure server since keys can contain strings, hashes, lists, sets, sorted sets, bitmaps and hyper logs. The latest release Redis 2.8.14 has been marked for urgent upgrade, especially for Lua scripting users, the server could crash because of a bug introduced in Redis 2.8.10. Redis 2.8.14 Updates Don’t prevent use of shared integers if max memory policy is non-LRU Fail SYNC if background save child aborted due to a signal Different small redis-cli fixes AIX compilation fixes A number of other smaller issues Improved SIGINT handling Use unsigned types in SDS header to raise limit to 4GB Handle signed/unsigned comparisons with more care around the code Colorized test output fixed to don’t change the background color More Sentinel IPv6 fixes Deny CLIENT command in scripts Allow datasets with more than 2 billion of keys, initial work Fix a Lua scripting crash by storing the length of the static argv when first allocated Pub/Sub PING Much faster ZUNIONSTORE Faster ll2string() implementation **WARNING, minor API change**: PUBSUB NUMSUB: return type modified to integer redis-benchmark support for AUTH Install Redis 2.