How to implement redis streams with node.js?

by jasen_gottlieb , in category: Third Party Scripts , 17 days ago

How to implement redis streams with node.js?

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by lily , 17 days ago

@jasen_gottlieb 

To implement Redis Streams with Node.js, you can use the ioredis library which provides a Redis client for Node.js.


Here is an example of how you can implement Redis Streams with Node.js using ioredis:

  1. First, install the ioredis library by running the following command in your Node.js project:
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npm install ioredis


  1. Create a new Node.js file (e.g. app.js) and require the ioredis library:
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const Redis = require('ioredis');
const redis = new Redis();


  1. Now, you can use the xadd method to add messages to a Redis stream:
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redis.xadd('mystream', '*', 'message', 'Hello, World!');


  1. You can also use the xread method to read messages from a Redis stream:
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redis.xread('STREAMS', 'mystream', '0', function(err, stream) {
  console.log(stream);
});


  1. Finally, don't forget to close the Redis connection when you are done:
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redis.quit();


This is just a basic example of how you can implement Redis Streams with Node.js using the ioredis library. You can explore more features and functionalities of Redis Streams by referring to the official Redis documentation: https://redis.io/topics/streams-intro