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Amazon products API - Looking for basic overview and information

After using the ebay API recently, I was expecting it to be as simple to request info from Amazon, but it seems not... There does not seem to be a good webpage which explains the basics. For starters, what is the service called? The old name has been dropped I think, and the acronym AWS used eve...

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EC2 non root user login

Is there a way to log into an EC2 ubuntu ami or a way to set up an ubuntu ami so that non-root users can log in? I tried creating a user and logging in with the associated password. I also tried using the private key, copied the authorized-keys file into the .ssh directory of the non-root user'...

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Getting product details using Amazon API

I've got the following code to output a list of items from amazon, but I not sure how to access specific products (with Summery, reviews, etc). Any help would be appreciated. <?php function makeAWSUrl($parameters, $associate_tag, $access_key, $secret_key, $aws_version = '2009-06-01') {...

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Are there any Unforseen Difficulties with Offloading Image Storage to Amazon CloudFront using C#?

I'm contemplating the use of Amazon's CloudFront service to offload my web applications image/file storage from my web host. Users of my app can upload images, the image is named and the path is stored in a database. I'm thinking of just having the app upload the image to CloudFront and then cha...

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Are there any big names running on the cloud?

Are there any big names running on the cloud? Especially on GAE and Amazon?

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All of a sudden, my Amazon FPS signature string is invalid

What could be wrong? All of a sudden, I'm getting an "invalid signature string" error when I try to process payment. Here is an example of one form: <form action="https://authorize.payments.amazon.com/pba/paypipeline" method="post"> <input type="hidden" name="abandonUrl" value="http://w...

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how to create a security group with dynamic IP address on amazon web service

i need to run an instance and access with my ip address..but the problem is that myISP changes my IP adress every day.plz help me how do i create a security group so that my instance remains accessible even if my ip changes.... thanks in advance..

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Is there a production grade SimpleDB .NET library?

Here you will find all the SimpleDB code samples on the AWS page. Here you will find a VB.NET SimpleDB library. Is there a production grade SimpleDB library, preferable built in C#. If not, May I use the VB.NET library on a C# project as a reference?

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Enumerate keys in Amazon SimpleDB

I'm trying to enumerate keys in Amazon SimpleDB. In SQL, it would be something like: select unique itemName() from domain; I've searched around but didn't find any way to do this. Any help?

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Best practices for developing scalable video transcoding server on Amazon Web Services?

What do people think are the most important issues when developing an application that is going to allow users to upload video and images to a server and have them transcoded by FFMPEG and stored in amazon S3? I have a couple of options; 1) install FFMPEG on the same server that handles file upl...

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How does one find prices from Amazon's site programmatically?

So Amazon has lots of different APIs for different things, and it's hard to find the one I'm looking for. I have a client that sells things and checks Amazon's lowest price to know where to price their things (slightly under the lowest thing there). They want functionality integrated into their ...

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Amazon SimpleDB Woes: Implementing counter attributes

Long story short, I'm rewriting a piece of a system and am looking for a way to store some hit counters in AWS SimpleDB. For those of you not familiar with SimpleDB, the (main) problem with storing counters is that the cloud propagation delay is often over a second. Our application currently get...

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How to access/ping a server located on AWS?

With what address should a server located on AWS be accessed? I've created an AWS instance and installed a web server on it. However the server is not reachable via any of the: ec2-174-129-24-92.compute-1.amazonaws.com the IP address from instance's ifconfig an elastic IP address I've created ...

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Help understanding Amazon Web Services pricing

I am trying to understand Amazon's pricing for regional data transfer... I have an EC2 instance in a us-east region and an S3 bucket in the EU. I am also using a 3rd party service that uses an EC2 instance that is only available in the US. Can someone help to clarify what I am charged and where...

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AWS ssh access 'Permission denied (publickey)' issue

How to connect to a AWS instance through ssh? I have: Signed up at AWS; Created a public key and a certificate at AWS website and saved them to disk; Went to my console and created environment variables: $ export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-openjdk/ $ export EC2_CERT=/home/default/aws/cer...

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Ruby on Rails MVC Question

I intend to store in a database a minimal amount of information pertaining to a book (title, isbn). However, on display I'd like to display additional attributes (pages, author, cover image) not stored in the database. I plan on getting this information from the Amazon Web Services (AWS) using Ru...

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Port LAMP application to EC2

Any good resource on how to port a LAMP stack to Ec2? Mainly I'm concerned about storage, the MySQL part. The existing app works agains a single store. Do I need to port all my storage to S3? Will the EC2 instances be able to share a single MySQL database? Alternatively I can partition my data a...

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What is "Signature" or "Timestamp" for the Amazon ecommerce web service?

Register for Amazon Web Services. Then try the following URL: http://ecs.amazonaws.com/onca/xml?Service=AWSECommerceService&Operation=ItemLookup&AWSAccessKeyId=YOURKEY If you have my experience you'll see: <Error> <Code>AWS.MinimumParameterRequirement</Code> &l...

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How do I put my PHP files on a Linux AMI on EC2 - dreamweaver / FTP / SSH?

I have launched an EC2 linux instance (a rightscale CentOS v 5.2 i386 image) and want have followed a tutorial (http://www.ardentsoft.com/blog/2009/3/4/lamp-on-ec2-part-6-configuring-apache.html) for configuring PHP and Apache. Now I need to know how to get my PHP files from my dedicated server u...

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Amazon S3 Redirect on Access Denied

Is there some way to redirect a user that reaches gets the AccessDenied-error on a bucket? Some bucket-config maybe? Are there any sort of redirect features at all for s3/cloudfront? I thought it might be a way to solve the problem with not being able to have zero-keys so that you can show your ...

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Upload image using Amazon S3

I need to upload a given image using Amazon S3 I have this PHP: <? $uploaddir = 'images/'; $file = basename($_FILES['userfile']['name']); $uploadfile = $uploaddir . $file; if (move_uploaded_file($_FILES['userfile']['tmp_name'], $uploadfile)) { echo "Data Uploaded Successfully"; } else {...

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What client tools are available to manage Amazon S3 and CloudFront?

I just started using the Amazon S3 and Amazon CloudFront. What proper client tools are out there that I can use to manage my account? Like uploading files etc. Yes I am a developer, but, I am pressed for time, I just want to deploy my apps. I came across this one S3 Browser. It's almost what I a...

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How to change the IdType in item_lookup from ASIN to ISBN?

I'm using the Amazon Product Advertising API (amazon-ecs) Ruby library - how can I change the IdType in item_lookup from ASIN to ISBN? Doing something like this: Amazon::Ecs.item_lookup('9781934356166', :response_group => 'ItemAttributes,Images') Not sure where to change the option for the...

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CloudFront - How to upload images

I have 3 questions related to Amazon CloudFront. How do I upload images? Can I use FTP? Does Amazon allow me to rsynch a local directory to CloudFront so that I have a replica directory and hierarchy on CloudFront? Thanks in advance

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s3 cloudfront listing all contents in bucket to anonymous users

Anonymous Users can browse to our public distributions or s3 folders and view a list (xml) of all files. We have set read permissions. Can anyone recommend how to prevent users from viewing the list of files in the bucket, while still allowing them to access and download individual files Thanks...

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Hosting Static sites via EC2 ELB and Cloudfront

Looking to host multiple static web sites by pointing DNS to an Elastic Load Balancer and serving the content via Cloudfront. Is this a plausible approach? Are there any gotchas we should look out for. How should we configure DNS for each site? Appreciate any thoughts on this Dom

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Ruby1.9 and Amazon SQS?

Is there a good library/gem for accessing Amazon SQS from ruby1.9? The Amazon ruby example and right_aws do not work as-is with ruby1.9. I'd strongly prefer something that's known to work under reasonably heavy load (a few hundred thousand queue items or more per day).

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Port backend created in XAMPP to AWS server (EC2)

I am using AWS EC2 to create a back end for my website. I already have an AWS account and EC2 subscription. I am familiar with LAMP and so am creating a database and some scripts locally using XAMPP. Now I want to know how I can port these to my AWS server. How do I upload script files to the se...

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Listing buckets with AWS::S3 in Sinatra

I'm trying to access my Amazon S3 account using the aws-s3 gem, but no matter what I do, I can't even print a bucket list. Error: undefined method `bytesize' for #<AWS::S3::Bucket:0x1b9e488> From Code: # hello_world.rb require 'rubygems' require 'sinatra' require 'aws/s3' get '/' do ...

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Which Ubuntu images for AWS: Hammond's or Canonical's?

I've used AWS and various forms of Linux over the past few years, but am wondering if anyone has any experience using Canonical's AWS Ubuntu images and can compare them to Hammond's. Hammond's images are very well put together, with a deep understanding of AWS optimizations and such, but Canonic...