Redis stores for ActionPack

redis-actionpack provides a session store for ActionPack, specifically for ActionDispatch. See the main redis-store readme for general guidelines.

For guidelines on using our underlying cache store, see the main redis-store readme.

For information on how to use this library in a Rails app, see the documentation for redis-rails.

If, for some reason, you're using ActionDispatch and not in a Rails app, read on to learn how to install/use this gem by itself!


# Gemfile
gem 'redis-actionpack'


If you are using redis-store with Rails, consider using the redis-rails gem instead. For standalone usage:

ActionController::Base.cache_store =

Running tests

gem install bundler
git clone git://
cd redis-actionpack
bundle install
bundle exec rake

If you are on Snow Leopard you have to run env ARCHFLAGS="-arch x86_64" bundle exec rake


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