Homebrew is one of the nifty command-line tools available in Mac OS for quickly and seamlessly installing and configuring development tools. Mega article: Web Scraping with Python (Completed)
By using Homebrew, you greatly reduce the cost of setting up and configuring the development environment on Mac OSX.
So let’s get a redis server up and running locally in a few steps!
brew update brew install redis
After installation, you will see some notifications about some caveats on configuring. Just leave it and continue to follow some tasks on this article. With this simple command, Redis is installed on your Mac.
To have launchd start redis now and restart at login:
brew services start redis
to stop it, just run:
brew services stop redis
Or, if you don’t want/need a background service you can just run:
Test if the Redis server is running.
If it replies “PONG”, then it’s good to go!
Location of Redis configuration file.
Uninstall Redis and its files.
brew uninstall redis rm ~/Library/LaunchAgents/homebrew.mxcl.redis.plist