• AWS S3: How to use s3api get-object to download a file?

    Introduction

    AWS CLI provides two different commands to interact with AWS S3. These commands are:

    • s3
    • s3api

    The s3 command is easier to use but supports a limited set of functionality. s3api, on the other hand, supports all of the functionality supported by AWS S3. This article covers the differences in more details.

    In this tutorial, we will look at multiple use cases where you can use s3api to download a file from S3.

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  • AWS Boto3 S3: Difference between upload_file and put_object

    Introduction

    AWS Boto3’s S3 API provides two methods that can be used to upload a file to an S3 bucket. These methods are:

    • put_object
    • upload_file

    In this article, we will look at the differences between these methods and when to use them.

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  • How to tag all objects in a S3 bucket using AWS CLI?

    Introduction

    AWS S3 supports the ability to tag objects. Each tag is a key-value pair. You can associate up to 10 tags with an object.

    Some of the benefits of tagging objects in S3 are:

    • Categorizing your storage
    • Fine-grained access control: You can grant IAM user permissions to read-only objects with specific tags
    • Fine-grained lifecycle management: You can specify a tag-based filter in a lifecycle rule.

    AWS s3api supports Object Tagging via the put-object-tagging command. However, this command only supports tagging one object at a time. In this article, we will look at how you can tag all objects within a S3 bucket.

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  • AWS S3 Versioning: How to enable and suspend using AWS CLI?

    Introduction

    AWS S3 Versioning allows you to keep multiple variants of an object in the same bucket. Versioning helps you recover from more easily from accidental deletes or overwrites.

    By default, Versioning is disabled on buckets. In this article, we will look at how to enable and suspend versioning.

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  • AWS Boto, Boto3 and Botocore: What are the differences?

    Introduction

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides three different Python libraries interacting with their cloud services: Boto, Boto3, and Botocore. In this article, we will look at the differences between these three libraries and which one you should be using.

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