pump stdout to redis


A command line tool to pump arbitrary data to a redis pubsub channel.

$ tail -f /var/log/nginx/error.log | redispump -c channelname
$ tail -f /var/log/nginx/error.log | redispump -c channelname -a localhost:6379
$ tail -f /var/log/nginx/error.log | redispump -c channelname -a localhost:6379 --mimetype text/plain
$ npm install -g redispump
# yay, you're done 

Required. The name of the channel to publish to.

The host and port of the redis server to publish to.

The mimetype to use when parsing incoming data.

Available mimetypes are:

  • text/plain: Publishes each line in a file to redis.
  • application/json: Publishes each top level item in JSON output to redis.