How to use S3CMD to upload media files to the Internet Archive
Assume your band just had a show and you recorded the set and created MP3 tracks of all the songs you performed. Now you want to make those available for the whole world and for posterity. The Internet Archive is a great place to put them. Here's a way to do that from SDF in just four easy steps.
- Generate your keys for the S3 API
.s3cfgin your home directory:
access_key = KEY secret_key = KEY host_base = s3.us.archive.org host_bucket = %(bucket)s.s3.us.archive.org
s3cmdto create a bucket and upload media files:
# make a bucket sm3cmd mb s3://foo-$$ Bucket 's3://foo-29515/' created # upload all MP3 files in the current directory for F in *.mp3; do s3cmd put $F s3://foo-29515/$F; done
$Id: s3cmd_archive.html,v 1.3 2012/02/17 20:38:42 jboy Exp $ How to use S3CMD to upload media files to the Internet Archive - traditional link (using RCS)