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Support for unix sockets? #1751
@slavaGanzin Yes, it's easy to add local unix socket connection and No, it's quite hard to support it in common case. Unix socket is used on production environment and RDM needs to support unix sockets over SSH tunnel which is not that easy (underlying libssh2 library does not support forwarding for unix sockets).
@uglide I'm talking about plain "same host" unix socket. So you can choose to use TCP stack (e.g. host:port) or unix socket file (/tmp/redis.sock). Without fancy tunneling, which I think is a user responsibility and trouble.
Most users don't bother, because they have open