Amazon S3 authentication patch

Arvind Jayaprakash work at
Sun Dec 26 09:48:44 MSK 2010

On Feb 05, Vicente Aguilar wrote:
>>> I believe better aproach would be to build separate module able to
>>> calculate required hash and then use proxy_set_header with
>>> appropriate variable.
>> For whatever it's worth, I agree that we should make things as easy to
>> combine as possible, rather than making monolithic modules that cover
>> all cases.
>I guess you're both right, but I wouldn't know how to do that right
>now, I'm new to nginx internals. :-) I needed this feature ASAP and
>this approach was easier.
>I might rework it into a separate module as time permits.

Here is a module that provides basic S3 proxying without patching any of
the existing files:

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