# AWS clients for Erlang

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Create, configure, and manage AWS services from Erlang code.

## Features

* A clean API separated per service. One module per service.
* Support for most of the AWS services.
* Generated by [aws-codegen]( using the
  same JSON descriptions of AWS services used to build the
  [AWS SDK for Go](
* Documentation updated from the official AWS docs.

## Usage

Here is an example of listing Amazon Kinesis streams. First of all,
start a shell with `rebar3 shell`, then:

> Client = aws_client:make_client(<<"my-access-key-id">>, <<"my-secret-access-key">>, <<"eu-west-1">>),
> {ok, Result, _Response} = aws_kinesis:list_streams(Client, #{}),
> io:format("~p~n", [Result]).
#{<<"HasMoreStreams">> => false,<<"StreamNames">> => []}

Here is another example, this time using a _temporary_ client, showing
how to upload a file to _S3_ and how to fetch it back:

> Client = aws_client:make_temporary_client(<<"my-access-key-id">>, <<"my-secret-access-key">>, <<"my-token">>, <<"eu-west-1">>).
> {ok, Content} = file:read_file("/tmp/erlang-logo.png").
> aws_s3:put_object(Client, <<"my-bucket">>, <<"my-key">>, #{<<"Body">> => Content}).
> {ok, Response, _} = aws_s3:get_object(Client, <<"my-bucket">>, <<"my-key">>).
> Content = maps:get(<<"Body">>, Response).

## Installation

Simply add the library to your `rebar.config`:

{deps, [{aws, "0.5.0", {pkg, aws_erlang}}]}.

## Obtaining Credentials

Credentials can be obtained via the separate [`aws_credentials`]( application, which can be configured to fetch credentials from:

* Erlang environment variables
* OS environment variables
* An AWS credentials file
* ECS task credentials
* EC2 metadata (including v2 - IMDS)

Here is an example on how to obtain credentials:

> Credentials = aws_credentials:get_credentials().
> #{ access_key_id := AccessKeyId
   , token := Token
   , region := Region
   , secret_access_key := SecretAccessKey } = Credentials.

The `aws_credentials` application can be installed by adding the following to your `rebar.config`:

{deps, [{aws_credentials, "0.1.0"}]}.

## Development

The service-specific modules are generated using the [aws-codegen]( library from the JSON descriptions of AWS services provided by Amazon.

The rest of the code is manually written and used as support for the generated code.

## Documentation

### Check it Online

* [Hex Docs](

### Build it locally

Add the [rebar3_docs]( plugin to your global _rebar3_ config in `~/.config/rebar3/rebar.config`:

{plugins, [rebar3_docs]}.

Then simply:

$ rebar3 docs

The docs will be available in `./doc`.

## Running Tests

$ rebar3 eunit

## License

Copyright 2015 Jamshed Kakar <>

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
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