Amazon S3 Fileserver Backend
This backend exposes directories in S3 buckets as Salt environments. To enable
this backend, add
s3fs to the
fileserver_backend option in the
Master config file.
fileserver_backend: - s3fs
S3 credentials must also be set in the master config file:
s3.keyid: GKTADJGHEIQSXMKKRBJ08H s3.key: askdjghsdfjkghWupUjasdflkdfklgjsdfjajkghs
Alternatively, if on EC2 these credentials can be automatically loaded from instance metadata.
This fileserver supports two modes of operation for the buckets:
A single bucket per environment
s3.buckets: production: - bucket1 - bucket2 staging: - bucket3 - bucket4
Multiple environments per bucket
s3.buckets: - bucket1 - bucket2 - bucket3 - bucket4
Note that bucket names must be all lowercase both in the AWS console and in
Salt, otherwise you may encounter
A multiple-environment bucket must adhere to the following root directory structure:
This fileserver back-end requires the use of the MD5 hashing algorithm. MD5 may not be compliant with all security policies.