This guide covers how to set up stunnel for endpoints that support only SSL.
Since ObjectiveFS has built-in client side encryption and always encrypts your data at rest and in transit, you don’t need to use stunnel for most cases. Common uses for stunnel are when using an on-premise object store that supports only SSL or when using the AWS server side encryption feature.
$ yum install stunnel
Edit /etc/stunnel/stunnel.conf with the following 4 lines:
For list of endpoints, see here
[s3] client=yes accept=localhost:<port> ## e.g. localhost:8086 connect=<endpoint>:443 ## e.g. s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com:443
Run stunnel on your command line (or using your init tools)
To use ObjectiveFS with stunnel, set the
http_proxy environment variable to
Example: Running the
list command using stunnel
$ http_proxy=http://localhost:<port> mount.objectivefs list
by ObjectiveFS staff, January 16, 2016
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