How to Install aws cli :
- Windows Download and run the Windows Installer 64 bits or 32 bits.
- Mac et Linux Python 2.6.5 or later version required.Installation via pip.
$ pip install awscli
Before you run any commands, set your default credentials, using command :
$ aws configure AWS Access Key ID [None]: AKDSJKOIMNNUIEXAMPLE AWS Secret Access Key [None]: qJnlsXUtnSWMI/FD5DENG/bCxRfiHGEXAMPLEKEY Default region name [None]: us-west-2 Default output format [None]: ENTER
To get Access Key go to AWS Console in section profile and create Access Key to get AWSAccessKeyId and AWSSecretKey.
Run a command to verify that your credentials are configured correctly and that you can connect to AWS.
$ aws ec2 describe-regions --output table
Example 1 : Copy file from you Mac to S3 backet
Start by creating on AWS Console S3 service an S3 bucket named my-test-rcherara-backet
Now with command line we list show this backet and to copy from local station file in this s3 backet with the following commad :
$ aws s3 ls $ aws s3 cp rcherara-file-to-copy-in-s3.txt s3://my-test-rcherara-backet/ $ aws s3 ls my-test-rcherara-backet
For more information about s3 command see this link
Example 2 : Create Security Group :
$ $ aws ec2 create-security-group --group-name my-sg --description "My security group" # Let's see this group in AWS Console :