AWS Code Sample
Catalog demonstrates how to generate and use a presigned URL to upload a file.

# Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. # # This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). # You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of the # License is located at # # # # This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS # OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific # language governing permissions and limitations under the License. import base64 import json import logging import requests import boto3 from botocore.exceptions import ClientError def use_presigned_url_in_html_page(url, fields): """Demonstrate how to use a presigned S3 URL to upload a file using an HTML page :param url: 'url' value returned by S3Client.generate_presigned_post() :param fields: 'fields' dictionary returned by S3Client.generate_presigned_post() Copy the URL and fields key:values into an HTML form as demonstrated below. <html> <head> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8" /> </head> <body> <!-- Copy the 'url' value returned by S3Client.generate_presigned_post() --> <form action="URL_VALUE" method="post" enctype="multipart/form-data"> <!-- Copy the 'fields' dictionary key:values returned by S3Client.generate_presigned_post() --> <input type="hidden" name="key" value="VALUE" /> <input type="hidden" name="AWSAccessKeyId" value="VALUE" /> <input type="hidden" name="policy" value="VALUE" /> <input type="hidden" name="signature" value="VALUE" /> File: <input type="file" name="file" /> <br /> <input type="submit" name="submit" value="Upload to Amazon S3" /> </form> </body> </html> """ pass def create_presigned_post(bucket_name, object_name, fields=None, conditions=None, expiration=3600): """Generate a presigned URL S3 POST request to upload a file :param bucket_name: string :param object_name: string :param fields: Dictionary of prefilled form fields :param conditions: List of conditions to include in the policy :param expiration: Time in seconds for the presigned URL to remain valid :return: Dictionary with the following keys: url: URL to post to fields: Dictionary of form fields and values to submit with the POST :return: None if error. """ # Generate a presigned S3 POST URL s3_client = boto3.client('s3') try: response = s3_client.generate_presigned_post(Bucket=bucket_name, Key=object_name, Fields=fields, Conditions=conditions, ExpiresIn=expiration) except ClientError as e: logging.error(e) return None # The response contains the presigned URL and required fields return response def main(): """Exercise create_presigned_post()""" # Set these values before running the program bucket_name = 'BUCKET_NAME' object_name = 'OBJECT_NAME' # If the presigned URL is used in an HTML page, the object name # can include a subdirectory prefix, as shown below. # object_name = 'presigned-uploads/${filename}' fields = {} conditions = [] expiration = 60*60*24 # Upload must occur within 24 hours # Set up logging logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format='%(levelname)s: %(asctime)s: %(message)s') # Generate a presigned S3 POST URL response = create_presigned_post(bucket_name, object_name, fields, conditions, expiration=expiration) if response is None: exit(1)'Presigned S3 POST URL: {response["url"]}')"Contents of 'fields' dictionary:")['fields'])) # Write presigned URL and fields to files with open('post_url.txt', 'w') as f: f.write(response['url']) with open('post_fields.json', 'w') as f: f.write(json.dumps(response['fields'])) # FYI: The generated policy can be examined by decoding it policy_decoded = base64.b64decode(response['fields']['policy']) # Demonstrate how an HTML page can use the presigned URL to upload a file use_presigned_url_in_html_page(response['url'], response['fields']) # Demonstrate how another Python program can use the presigned URL to upload a file # Use the Python requests package, which must be installed manually. # pip install requests with open(object_name, 'rb') as f: files = {'file': (object_name, f)} http_response =['url'], data=response['fields'], files=files) # If successful, returns HTTP Status Code 204'File upload HTTP status code: {http_response.status_code}') if __name__ == '__main__': main()

Sample Details

Service: s3

Last tested: 2019-03-22

Author: AWS

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