awscli

In this page you will find documentation about the AWS commandline client.

Installation

The AWS commandline client can be installed in the following way:

pip install awscli-plugin-endpoint
pip install awscli

Configuration

First you need to create a file ~/.aws/config with the following content:

[plugins]
endpoint = awscli_plugin_endpoint

[profile default]
aws_access_key_id = <access key>
aws_secret_access_key = <secret key>
region = NL
s3 =
     endpoint_url = https://proxy.swift.surfsara.nl
s3api =
     endpoint_url = https://proxy.swift.surfsara.nl

Don’t forget to:

chmod 600 ~/.aws/config

Information on how to use the aswcli may be found at: s3 and s3api.