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Install Redis on Amazon Linux 2

Apr 21, 2022 · 1 min read · Post a comment

Redis CLI is a useful Terminal program that allows you to execute Redis commands, either on your local Redis or some remote Redis endpoint. Here I’m going to show you how to install Redis CLI on Amazon Linux 2.


  • Amazon Linux 2
  • sudo privileges

Install Redis CLI on Amazon Linux 2

Step 1. Enable the EPEL repo.

sudo amazon-linux-extras install epel

Step 2. Update system packages.

sudo yum update

Step 3. Install Redis together with redis-cli.

sudo yum install redis

Step 4. To verify the installation and version, run:

redis-cli --version


redis-cli 3.2.12


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