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Calculating the size of your S3 bucket using Python

For the following script you need to have installed Python >= 2.6 and Boto: apt-get install -y python-boto Next create a file ~/.boto containing the following lines: [Credentials] region = us-east-1 aws_access_key_id = YOUR_ACCESS_KEY_ID aws_secret_access_key = YOUR_SECRET_ACCCESS_KEY Put in the AWS credentials to access your bucket Then create the script, replace NAME_OF_YOU_BUCKET with your actual […]


Use s3ql to mount an S3 storage filesystem locally

s3ql is an alternative to s3fs and s3backer which you can use to mount and s3 bucket into your local filesystem. s3ql will create a block device inside your S3 bucket. Its size is dynamic, so you allocate just as much storage space as you are using. It also encrypts your data using a password […]


Installing S3FS on Debian

Access your S3 Bucket just like a folder on your filesystem using s3fs! On Debian Squeeze you need to install the following packages: apt-get install make gcc g++ build-essential gettext libcurl3 libcurl3-dev libxml2 libxml2-utils libxml2-dev libcrypto++-dev libcrypto++-utils libcrypto++8 libfuse-dev libfuse2 libfuse-perl libfusefs-ruby For Debian Wheezy: apt-get install make gcc g++ build-essential gettext libcurl3 libcurl3-dev libxml2 libxml2-utils libxml2-dev libcrypto* libfuse* […]