Im developing a plugin for wordpress and need to utilise Redis.
Has anyone been able to install and use redis on a Local install of WP on Windows 11?
If so could you point me in the right direction on how to install it for a Local WP install etc.
I’m not familiar with using Redis myself but I did some looking around and it doesn’t appear to be compatible with Local. Please see the links below for some more context. You can always create a Feature Request to track and then others can vote and comment on it as well.
Local doesn’t have a way to configure redis for a WordPress site – can you describe in a little more detail what you’re trying to do with WordPress in Local?
Yeah, that us under the “Classic” category, which basically means that it relates to when Local used Docker. While it was using Docker, you could treat it as a completely separate VM and install things like you would under an Ubuntu VM. With Lightning, you get a much faster site because the pieces of server software (php,mysql,nginx) are compiled for your specific OS and architecture.
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