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authorSergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org.ua>2015-01-19 11:26:48 +0200
committerSergey Poznyakoff <gray@gnu.org.ua>2015-01-19 11:35:21 +0200
commit4d1258de786a83888d123f4e8f791f1ad6ecf605 (patch)
treee172edcda699af4b7db72f42e30f4399866b339b /NEWS
parent0766417065bfec9747bf0f41f9b68c27e378f817 (diff)
Initial support for IAM
* NEWS: Update. * doc/eclat.1man: Update. * lib/.gitignore: Update. * lib/Makefile.am (libeclat_a_SOURCES): Add new files. * lib/json.h: New file. * lib/jsongrm.y: New file. * lib/jsonlex.l: New file. * lib/yytrans: New file. * lib/libeclat.h (ec2_query) <token>: New member (eclat_query_create): Change signature. * lib/qcreat.c (eclat_query_create): Take security token as 5th argument. * lib/reqsign.c (querysign2): Add security token. * src/cmdline.opt: Update copyright years * src/ec2map.c (ec2_map_get): Pass security token to eclat_query_create. * src/eclat.c (security_token): New variable. (eclat_do_command): Pass security token to eclat_query_create. (main): Get authentication credentials from the instance store, if not found in the access file. * src/eclat.h (security_token): New extern. (eclat_get_instance_creds): New proto. * src/util.c (eclat_get_instance_zone): Use json parser. (eclat_get_instance_creds): New function. * tests/Makefile.am (noinst_PROGRAMS): add tjson * tests/tjson.c: New file.
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--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
-Eclat NEWS -- history of user-visible changes. 2014-07-09
-Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Sergey Poznyakoff
+Eclat NEWS -- history of user-visible changes. 2015-01-19
+Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Sergey Poznyakoff
See the end of file for copying conditions.
Please send Eclat bug reports to <gray+eclat@gnu.org.ua>
@@ -18,7 +18,15 @@ The signature version 4 signing process is enabled by adding the
following statement in the eclat configuration file:
signature-version 4;
+* If availability region is not supplied, it is read from the instance store.
+* IAM support
+If access key is not found in the access file, it is assumed to be a
+IAM role name. The authentication credentials are then taken from the
+instance store.
Version 1.0, 2013-12-20
@@ -32,7 +40,7 @@ First alpha release.
Copyright information:
-Copyright (C) 2012, 2013 Sergey Poznyakoff
+Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Sergey Poznyakoff
Permission is granted to anyone to make or distribute verbatim copies
of this document as received, in any medium, provided that the

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