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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 AWS CLI on Debian

First install the Python package: apt-get install python python-pip Then issue the AWS CLI Installation: pip install awscli If all went ok, you should be able to execute for example aws configure which will help you to create an initial configuration file containing your credentials, region and output format. More help type aws help or aws ec2 […]


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* […]