Rust and Redis

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Getting Started#

Rust community has built many client libraries that you can find here. For your first steps with Java and Rust, this article will show how to use a popula library: redis-rs The web page “Redis Cloud and Rust” will help you to get started with Redis Cloud and Rust in a much easier manner. redis-rs is a rust implementation of a Redis client library. It exposes a general purpose interface to Redis and also provides specific helpers for commonly used functionality.

Step 1. Install Rust#

 curl --proto '=https' --tlsv1.2 -sSf https://sh.rustup.rs | sh

Step 2. Configure your current shell:#

 source $HOME/.cargo/env

Step 3. Verify Rust compiler:#

 rustc --version
 rustc 1.49.0

Step 4. Creating Cargo.toml with Redis dependency:#

 redis = "0.8.0"

Step 5. Clone the repository#

 git clone https://github.com/redis-developer/redis-rust-getting-started

Step 6. Run the application#

 cargo run

Further References#

Last updated on Feb 22, 2024