redis-cli man page

redis-cli — Redis client

TL;DR

redis-cli

redis-cli -h {{host}}

redis-cli -h {{host}} -p {{port}}

redis-cli -a {{password}}

redis-cli {{redis_command}}

Synopsis

redis-cli [ options ] [cmd [arg [arg ...]]]

Description

Redis is an open source (BSD licensed), in-memory data structure store, used as database, cache and message broker, found at http://redis.io/

The redis-cli command is a command line client to redis-server.

Options

-h hostname

Server hostname (default: 127.0.0.1).

-p port

Server port (default: 6379).

-s socket

Server socket (overrides hostname and port).

-a password

Password to use when connecting to the server.

-r repeat

Execute specified command N times.

-i interval

When -r is used, waits interval seconds per command. It is possible to specify sub-second times like -i 0.1.

-n db

Database number.

-x

Read last argument from STDIN.

-d delimiter

Multi-bulk delimiter in for raw formatting (default: 0.

-c

Enable cluster mode (follow -ASK and -MOVED redirections).

--raw

Use raw formatting for replies (default when STDOUT is not a tty).

--no-raw

Force formatted output even when STDOUT is not a tty.

--csv

Output in CSV format.

--stat

Print rolling stats about server: mem, clients, ...

--latency

Enter a special mode continuously sampling latency.

--latency-history

Like --latency but tracking latency changes over time. Default time interval is 15 sec. Change it using -i.

--latency-dist

Shows latency as a spectrum, requires xterm 256 colors. Default time interval is 1 sec. Change it using -i.

--lru-test

Simulate a cache workload with an 80-20 distribution.

--slave

Simulate a slave showing commands received from the master.

--rdb filename

Transfer an RDB dump from remote server to local file.

--pipe

Transfer raw Redis protocol from stdin to server.

--pipe-timeout n

In --pipe mode, abort with error if after sending all data. no reply is received within n seconds. Default timeout: 30. Use 0 to wait forever.

--bigkeys

Sample Redis keys looking for big keys.

--scan

List all keys using the SCAN command.

--pattern pat

Useful with --scan to specify a SCAN pattern.

--intrinsic-latency sec

Run a test to measure intrinsic system latency. The test will run for the specified amount of seconds.

--eval file

Send an EVAL command using the Lua script at file.

--ldb

Used with --eval enable the Redis Lua debugger.

--ldb-sync-mode

Like --ldb but uses the synchronous Lua debugger, in this mode the server is blocked and script changes are are not rolled back from the server memory.

--help

Output this help and exit.

--version

Output version and exit.

Examples

cat /etc/passwd | redis-cli -x set mypasswd

redis-cli get mypasswd

redis-cli -r 100 lpush mylist x

redis-cli -r 100 -i 1 info | grep used_memory_human:

redis-cli --eval myscript.lua key1 key2 , arg1 arg2 arg3

redis-cli --scan --pattern '*:12345*'

Bugs

See: http://redis.io/support and https://github.com/antirez/redis/issues

Info

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