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What does it mean when a process's cpu utilization seconds does not increase even though the process is clearly running?

On a Ubuntu 12.04 system, I'm running redis. Our monitoring looks at the redis process and grabs cpu utilization out of /proc/pid/stats. Great. For tens of seconds, this number does not increase at ...
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Troubleshooting a Redis Stall

We have several redis instances running on a server. There are also multiple web tier servers connecting to those instance that experience a stall at the same time. We had packet captures going at ...
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resdis bgsave hangs forever on windows

I recently had a data loss due to a non functional bgsave/save (it hang up giving me always the "ERR Background save already in progress" error message) This is my server section of the redis info ...
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upgrading from Redis 2.8.19 to 3.0.1

I currently have installed Redis 2.8.19 but I'm looking to upgrade to the latest stable release 3.0.1. Originally I downloaded, uncompressed, and compiled 2.8.9. What is the recommended approach to ...
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How to config user_prefs (SpamAssassin) individually per user in Redis DB?

I'm going to implement mail gateway with FreeBSD 10.1. So, I installed Postfix, Amavisd, Clamav, Spamassassin, Procmail (for filtering spam from maildir to spam folder), Bayes with Redis database. I ...
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Redis GUI needed for AWS ElastiCache on an EC2 instance

I've a AWS ElastiCache Redis cluster setup that I wish to manage. Since AWS doesn't let you access ElastiCache outside the VPC, I've setup a micro EC2 instance that carried a copy of the phpRedisAdmin ...
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Use in-memory database or search engine for read only to make website faster

I have an application which require doing a lot of queries for every single page which make it slower. I have tried to use cache systems (Redis) but implementation are little bit complicated and will ...
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Redis vs Memcache

I'm a bit new to Memcache and Redis and I'm trying to understand the difference between the two and what each actually is. As has been explained to me Memcache is a database caching solution. Data ...
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Setting up multiple redis masters

In recent study, I was led to the belief that it is not possible for redis to be setup with multiple masters with each master having 2 slaves. ...
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Setting up a caching system r/w in DCs across continents

We are going to implement a caching system to make our front-end servers which are located in different data centres in Asia, America and Europe can read and write some small JSON data in the shortest ...
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Production redis server has 100% cpu usage

My production redis server has gone mad and has been hogging up 100% of CPU usage. I have done everything that I can from upgrading redis server to restarting the machine. I can't figure out what's ...
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i need redis high availability statistics

does anyone have any real life statistics on how long they can keep a Redis instance up and running for? I know I can get Redis Sentinel to give me fail over functionality but what is should be my ...
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Redis installation on centos 6.5

I am trying to install Redis on centos 6.5 (x64) with following line: yum install redis But I am getting following screen: [root@NodeJs ~]# yum install redis Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Setting ...
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Redis Sentinel does not take action when the master goes down

I am trying to setup a Redis/Sentinel setup across 3 nodes, each of them running one redis instance and a sentinel instance. However, when the master machine goes down, the remaining sentinels just ...
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How do I configure another instance of redis on ubuntu?

I basically want to have 2 instances of redis on Ubuntu. I looked at /etc/init.d/redis-server script and tried to create a new one (redis-server-dev) pointing to another config file (new port etc) ...
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ElasticCache enpoint to use in code

I have provisioned ElasticCache and launched a Redis cache cluster with Enable Replication option selected in Single Availability Zone, now I see three cache nodes under cache cluster as following ...
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How do I load the dump.rdb file into redis?

I have a dump.rdb file, which is in the same directory as redis.config. When I start my sever: redis-server ./redis.config It does not load the data in that 1 GB file. How do I load that data?
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Using autossh to port forward redis traffic on an unstable connection

Setup 1 redis master 3 clients redis slaves(for reads) with tunnels to master for writes Each redis instance is a different server in a different location. Requirement Keep a persistent ...
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SElinux: allow httpd to connect to a specific port

My system is running CentOS 6.4 with apache2.2.15. SElinux is enforcing and I'm trying to connect to a local instance of redis through my python/wsgi app. I get Error 13, Permission denied. I could ...
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Moving a web application to use HAProxy, Varnish, and nginx

I currently have 4 web application servers (running on application) on Rackspace that sit behind a Load Balancer (on Rackspace). In front of the Load Balancer. The application itself makes moderate ...
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Redis high availability and load balancing

I'm using Redis for some time and now we want to move to a redundant cluster which would be fault tolerant, highly available and load balanced. I principally use Redis for some PHP web application ...
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Redis Sentinel false failovers

I'm having problems with Redis. I have 3 servers. Each server have 10 Redises working on different port. Also, each server has one Sentinel instance. Also, there are 5 application servers. Each ...
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Which server should I put my message queue on: my worker server or my application server?

I have two EC2 servers. One is the application server (serving HTTP/S requests) and one is a "worker" server processing jobs. I am wanting to move to use Huey (a task queue) which uses Redis as a ...
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Nagios3 with check_radius.pl and check_redis.pl (conflict?)

Using Nagios3 on Ubuntu 15.04 to monitor a dozen or so CentOS, RHEL and Ubuntu hosts. Everything works just great, including the check_radius.pl plugin (3 hosts). After installing the Redis plugin ...
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Keepalived not honoring nopreempt

I'm using Keepalived to manage two Redis instances in a master/slave configuration. I'm experiencing a situation where, if Keepalived is terminated on the Master box (the one with the higher ...
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Redis and “invalid expire time in setex”

We run a Python (Django) application that temporarily stores data in Redis. Sometimes though it happens that data by the time it gets to get stored in Redis is already expired and therefore setex is ...
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what could cause a not so busy redis server to close connection?

We have 17k tcp connection in CLOSING state on redis server. My understanding is that only client would initiate closing a connection, not from a redis server. So I should see 0 connection in CLOSING ...
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Using database for storing text files and images [closed]

I need to build a image/static file cache which would host maybe few hundred up to thousand static files from 1kb to ~200kb. I'd need super fast reads (I'm using redis, but it's one threaded and I'm ...
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Installing Redis on CentOS 6.6 , yum keeps using redis-2.8.14-2.el7.x86_64 (EL7) instead of EL6

Im trying to install redis on one of my servers. but i keep getting Error: Package: redis-2.8.14-2.el7.x86_64 (epel) Requires: systemd This is due to the fact that its trying to download ...
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Unable to open redis 6379 for inbound on AWS EC2

I have two servers on EC2. One hosting my php application and other hosting my redis server. I am managing my php session and data on redis server. So on my php server I gave the ip:port as session ...
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PHP session handler using redis not work

I was sets 3 servers : 192.168.7.147:6379 <-- redis server 192.168.7.162 <-- web server 1 (using phpredis, with local devdomain jttest.com ) 192.168.7.218 <-- web server 1 (using phpredis, ...
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Using Redis for multiple Instances for session management

Hi We are in the process of implementing AWS opsworks. There will be multiple instances of PHP App Servers and one instance of mysql. We are planning to use redis and phpredis for session and data ...
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Ubuntu server memory fills up and Redis crashes

Here's /proc/meminfo: MemTotal: 7629488 kB MemFree: 237528 kB Buffers: 70536 kB Cached: 45612 kB SwapCached: 0 kB Active: 99400 kB Inactive: ...
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VPS policy states CPU usage limitations

I have found a cheap vps solution to cover my needs. Reading through the policies of the vps service, I found that they state "CPU usage should not exceed 70%". Is there a way to prevent this? I plan ...
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Redis 2.8.12 slave sync failing

I'm getting the following error when trying to sync from same version master in redis cloud: # Server started, Redis version 2.8.12 * The server is now ready to accept connections on port 6379 * ...
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VPN-tunnel renegotiation problems

I have an application running on top of Celery with redis as a broker. Redis is hosted at our datacenter but the workers are hosted on a separate line. We have setup two-way communcation between the ...
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My redis' fork time is slow and impact query performance a little. What should I do to check?

I used redis with RDB option only. It used 2GB of memory. When it forked, it used about 10 seconds to completely save the file. When I check up with redis.io site, I found this latency stat: - Linux ...
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Redis won't shutdown

Most of the time when I reboot my Ubunutu server, I get "Waiting for Redis to shutdown…" over and over and it never stops until I force reboot. What could cause this? I have http://godrb.com/ ...
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Redis connects remote clients periodically

I have a weird problem with redis, about once every 30 minutes it disconnects every client. Log out put below. I have neither set maxclients nor does the timeout apply in this case. Any ideas? ...
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Redis/Sentinel cluster failover results in “failover-abort-not-elected master”

I have a 2 node Redis cluster set-up. [master] 192.168.56.102: Redis Master (:6379), Redis Slave (:6380), Sentinel(:26379), Sentinel#2(:26380) [rescue] 192.168.56.103: Redis Master (:6379), Redis ...
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How can I generate a command for start-stop-daemon that will kill the process if it doesn't term during a timeout period?

I need to run a start-stop-daemon for a redis instance and I want it to send a SIGTERM and if the redis instance doesn't quit i would like it to force a quit. The start-stop-daemon configuration says ...
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Nginx directive for redis_connect_timeout doesn't work as expected

I'm using the Nginx HttpRedis, HttpRedis2, and HttpSRCache modules so that I can use Redis for caching. This works well, but I have problems when my Redis server is unavailable. If the host itself ...
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AWS per connection download limit

I want to spawn a redis slave in AWS (Sydney), which needs ~20Mbit/s to catch up on the writes of the master located in germany. Problem: I get only 8Mbit/s (1MB/s). Tried bigger instance types ...
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Resque(Redis) On EC2 Micro Replciated to 3 availability zones

I'm going to build a failover setup for my resque jobs system wich uses Redis as a queue. The idea is to put 3 redises in different availability zones on micro instances and replicate them. Also would ...
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RHEL 6.6: redis-package for php54

Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6 contains php54 packages, in addition to the normal php packages that ship version 5.3. Unfortunately for me, a php-redis package exists, but no php54-redis package. ...
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How do I enable backup(snapshot) on redis elasticache t2.medium

I was able to create a snapshots of my m1.small caches but the backup button is disabled when I select my t2.medium. Is there a way for me to enable backup of a t2.medium redis elasticache?
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How to install Redis with Chef?

I am trying to install Redis with Chef. I would think, it's easy, since I only want to have the default configuration. So, I add to a Berksfile: site :opscode cookbook 'apt' cookbook 'node' ...
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Redis eats up more and more memory

I am running Redis 2.8.17 on Ubuntu 14.04 and yesterday Redis started eating up all the memory until it was killed by OOM. I restarted it multiple times, restarted the server, flushed all the data, ...
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Is it possible to force a specific program to use virtual memory?

Let say I have 1GB RAM Ubuntu, I need to run both memcached and redis on the same machine The usage of memcached is quite heavy (e.g. 1K read per second) and redis is less heavy (but still 10 read ...
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Is it safe to delete redis dump and temp files from /var/lib/redis/

I don't know anything about redis and right now i have to free disk space before it fills up. I see some old redis files in /var/lib/redis/ and the file names are like dump1252.rdb dump1254.rdb ...