AWS Import/Export
Developer Guide (API Version 2010-06-03)
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Import Manifest Examples

Each type of import job has a set of required options.

This sample Amazon S3 import manifest file includes only the required options.

manifestVersion: 2.0;
returnAddress:
   name: Jane Roe 
   company: Example Corp.   
   street1: 123 Any Street
   city: Anytown
   stateOrProvince: WA
   postalCode: 91011-1111
   phoneNumber: 206-555-1111
   country: USA
deviceId: 49382
eraseDevice: yes
notificationEmail: john.doe@example.com;jane.roe@example.com
bucket: myBucket

This sample Amazon EBS import manifest file includes only the required options.

manifestVersion: 3.0
deviceId: 49382 
logBucket: myBucket
eraseDevice: yes
notificationEmail: john.doe@example.com;jane.roe@example.com
generator: AWS Import/Export Command Line Tool
returnAddress:
   name: Jane Roe 
   company: Example Corp.   
   street1: 123 Any Street
   city: Anytown
   stateOrProvince: WA
   postalCode: 91011-1111
   phoneNumber: 206-555-1111
   country: USA
operations:
    - destination: ebs-snapshot
      source: device
      region: us-east-1
      deviceCapacityGreaterThan1TB: yes

This sample Amazon Glacier import manifest file includes only the required options.

manifestVersion: 3.0
deviceId: 49382 
logBucket: myBucket
generator: AWS Import/Export Command Line Tool
notificationEmail: john.doe@example.com;jane.roe@example.com
returnAddress:
   name: Jane Roe 
   company: Example Corp.   
   street1: 123 Any Street
   city: Anytown
   stateOrProvince: WA
   postalCode: 91011-1111
   phoneNumber: 206-555-1111
   country: USA
operations:
    - destination: glacier
      source: device
      region: us-east-1
      vaultName: MyGlacierVault
      archiveComment: July 24, 2012 daily archive

For a complete list of manifest options, see Manifest File Options Reference. For examples of import manifest options, see Configuring Common Import Manifest Options.