July 27th 2011

Official Redis packages for Debian "squeeze"

Due to high demand I have prepared official Redis packages for Debian "squeeze":

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:

    deb http://backports.debian.org/debian-backports squeeze-backports main
  2. Update your local package lists:

    sudo apt-get update
  3. Install redis-server with:

    sudo apt-get -t squeeze-backports install redis-server

The current version number in this repository may be found here. Bugs should be reported in the usual way.

For the sections of the web community who insist on hitting problems solved years ago, here is why you should use these packages over installing Redis manually:

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