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PEXPIREAT key unix-time-milliseconds

Time complexity: O(1)

ACL categories: @keyspace, @write, @fast

PEXPIREAT has the same effect and semantic as EXPIREAT, but the Unix time at which the key will expire is specified in milliseconds instead of seconds.


Integer reply, specifically:

  • 1 if the timeout was set.
  • 0 if the timeout was not set. e.g. key doesn't exist, or operation skipped due to the provided arguments.


dragonfly> SET mykey "Hello"
dragonfly> PEXPIREAT mykey 1555555555005
(integer) 1
dragonfly> TTL mykey
(integer) -2
dragonfly> PTTL mykey
(integer) -2