How do I use s3ql with Wasabi?

S3QL is an online file system which can store all its data in cloud storage.  To use this product with Wasabi, please follow the steps below. 

1. Installation command 

sudo apt-get install aptitude
sudo aptitude install s3ql

Note: The above commands are used to install s3ql on Ubuntu.  For other OS installations steps please refer here.

2. Mounting the file system (Wasabi us-east example is shown)

mkfs.s3ql s3c://<BUCKET-NAME> 

Once this command is run it requests for the access key details.  Please fill in details as below:

Enter backend login: <WASABI-API-ACCESS-KEY>
Enter backend passphrase: <WASABI-API-SECRET-KEY>
Enter encryption password: <DESIRED-ENCRYPTION-PASSWORD> //Optional, Can leave it blank
Confirm encryption password: <RETYPE-ENCRYPTION-PASSWORD>

Note that this example discusses the use of Wasabi's us-east-1 storage region. To use other Wasabi storage regions, please use the appropriate Wasabi service URL as described in this article.  

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