How to check Redis server version

Aug 12, 2022 · 1 min read · Post a comment

In one of the previous Redis posts I wrote about how you could authenticate and run a command in one go. Now, let’s see how to get the currently installed version of Redis. Although there are a couple of ways to do so, I’m going to pick the two laziest approaches.


  • Redis


Run the following command:

redis-server --version
redis-server -v

or, simply grep the INFO server command.

redis-cli INFO server | grep ^redis_version


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