EVAL_RO script numkeys key [key ...] arg [arg ...]

Available since: 7.0.0

Time complexity: Depends on the script that is executed.

ACL categories: @slow @scripting

This is a read-only variant of the EVAL command that cannot execute commands that modify data.

For more information about when to use this command vs EVAL, please refer to Read-only scripts.

For more information about EVAL scripts please refer to Introduction to Eval Scripts.


> SET mykey "Hello"

> EVAL_RO "return redis.call('GET', KEYS[1])" 1 mykey

> EVAL_RO "return redis.call('DEL', KEYS[1])" 1 mykey
(error) ERR Error running script (call to b0d697da25b13e49157b2c214a4033546aba2104): @user_script:1: @user_script: 1: Write commands are not allowed from read-only scripts.