CreateAccessKey.go - AWS Code Sample

CreateAccessKey.go

// Copyright Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. // SPDX-License-Identifier: MIT-0 package main import ( "flag" "fmt" "github.com/aws/aws-sdk-go/aws/session" "github.com/aws/aws-sdk-go/service/iam" "github.com/aws/aws-sdk-go/service/iam/iamiface" ) // MakeAccessKey creates a new access key for the user userName // Inputs: // svc is an IAM service client // userName is the name of the user // Output: // If success, the new access key and nil // Otherwise, an empty string and an error from the call to CreateAccessKey func MakeAccessKey(svc iamiface.IAMAPI, userName *string) (*iam.CreateAccessKeyOutput, error) { result, err := svc.CreateAccessKey(&iam.CreateAccessKeyInput{ UserName: userName, }) if err != nil { return nil, err } return result, nil } func main() { userName := flag.String("u", "", "The name of the user") flag.Parse() if *userName == "" { fmt.Println("You must supply a user name (-u USER)") return } sess := session.Must(session.NewSessionWithOptions(session.Options{ SharedConfigState: session.SharedConfigEnable, })) svc := iam.New(sess) result, err := MakeAccessKey(svc, userName) if err != nil { fmt.Println("Got an error creating a new access key") fmt.Println(err) return } fmt.Println("Created new access key with ID: " + *result.AccessKey.AccessKeyId + " and secret key: " + *result.AccessKey.SecretAccessKey) }