Storm Object Storage 101: Command Line
I. How to Install an Object Storage Command Line Interface (awscli) II. How to Configure awscli for Use with Storm Object Storage III. How to Use Basic awscli Commands with Storm Object Storage
- These instructions are intended specifically for configuring awscli for use with Storm Object Storage.
- I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 7 server with awscli installed.
Step 1: Get Your Access Key and Secret KeyLogin to https://manage.liquidweb.com and view the details of the Object Store to which you’d like to connect: Note the Access Key and the Secret Key.
Step 2: Configure awscliUse the following command to begin the configuration:
aws configureYou will be prompted with the following: AWS Access Key ID [None]: Enter your Access Key, which in my cases is: PT5E42JDUFAVUZATZEK7 Then you’ll be prompted for: AWS Secret Access Key [None]: Enter your Secret Key, which will be something like: YYaywzUgVLcd/m5k3JpKhJnXwRfE/LMujszKMV2m Note: The above key pair will NOT work. It is just an example. You will then be prompted twice more for: Default region name [None]: and Default output format [None]: You do not have to add any information to the last two prompts. Simply hit Enter at each prompt. The information you entered above will end up in the following configuration file:
Newer versions of communication have a default signature version setting of “s3v4” which is incompatible with Storm Object Storage. Use the following command to update the default signature version to the supported “s3” setting:
aws configure set default.s3.signature_version s3