How to connect to Managed Redis from Python app inside DO Kubernetes

Anyone know how to connect to the Managed Redis Database from a Python app running inside DigitalOcean Kubernetes? The error I keep getting is Name or service not known.


import redis

redis.StrictRedis(host=redis_host, port=int(redis_port), password=redis_password, ssl=True)

Submit an answer

This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Sign In or Sign Up to Answer

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Want to learn more? Join the DigitalOcean Community!

Join our DigitalOcean community of over a million developers for free! Get help and share knowledge in Q&A, subscribe to topics of interest, and get courses and tools that will help you grow as a developer and scale your project or business.

Hi there!

You should ensure that you add the DOKS cluster as a Trusted Source (In your DigitalOcean Control Panel: go to the cluster –> Settings –> Edit Trusted Sources)

After that, you should be able to connect to your database.

Regards, Bobby