Thanks for pointing me in the right direction.
Due to folder permission issues I didn't install Redis in /opt/redis
when I did
mkdir: cannot create directory ‘/opt/redis’: Permission denied
Being a newbie I figured it needed some sudoing whatever sudo is.
sudo mkdir /opt/redis
-bash: cd: opt/redis: No such file or directory
By recopying I just noticed that it should of been
So I just followed the guide to the letter and installed it in the ~/work folder. Is there going to be a meltdown in my server?
I completed the guide that I referred to and there's three things.
In the Redis Object Cache plugin when I click on the "Enable Object Cache" button:
Status: Not Connected
Client: PhpRedis (v5.1.1)
It's referring to the version that I installed.
Also when I restarted the server with
sudo /opt/bitnami/ctlscript.sh restart
I noticed that Redis didn't get loaded. Do I have to add it to a script somewhere, where and how?
Finally when entering
Could not connect to Redis at 127.0.0.1:6379: Connection refused
Security, firewall, unopened ports at AWS issue?