Install Cygwin with make, gcc, g++ and tcl.
(If you use apt-cyg you can install them with apt-cyg install make, apt-cyg install gcc-core and apt-cyg install tcl
Download Redis tar.gz package, unpack it.
Edit deps/hiredis/net.c and add following line before include directives:
#define _POSIX_C_SOURCE 200112L
and add the following lines just after the include directives:
/* Cygwin Fix */ #ifdef __CYGWIN__ #define TCP_KEEPCNT 8 #define TCP_KEEPINTVL 150 #define TCP_KEEPIDLE 14400 #endif
Run the following script:
cd deps/ make lua hiredis linenoise cd .. make # Some tests fail, but mainly working which is suitable for development environments make test make install
# Check redis version redis-cli --version # Run redis server as deamon redis-server & # Test redis redis-cli PING # or redis-cli -h localhost PING
Thanks to winse, see this blog entry and pcan https://gist.github.com/pcan/44cb2177647f029d457facb31da0883f).