aws.signature: Amazon Web Services Request Signatures

Generates version 2 and version 4 request signatures for Amazon Web Services ('AWS') <> Application Programming Interfaces ('APIs') and provides a mechanism for retrieving credentials from environment variables, 'AWS' credentials files, and 'EC2' instance metadata. For use on 'EC2' instances, users will need to install the suggested package 'aws.ec2metadata' <>.

Version: 0.6.0
Imports: digest, base64enc
Suggests: testthat (≥ 2.1.0), aws.ec2metadata (≥ 0.1.6)
Published: 2020-06-01
DOI: 10.32614/
Author: Thomas J. Leeper ORCID iD [aut], Jonathan Stott [cre, aut], Mike Kaminsky [ctb]
Maintainer: Jonathan Stott <jonathan.stott at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: aws.signature citation info
Materials: README NEWS
In views: WebTechnologies
CRAN checks: aws.signature results


Reference manual: aws.signature.pdf


Package source: aws.signature_0.6.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): aws.signature_0.6.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): aws.signature_0.6.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): aws.signature_0.6.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): aws.signature_0.6.0.tgz
Old sources: aws.signature archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: aws.alexa, aws.comprehend, aws.ecx, aws.iam, aws.kms, aws.lambda, aws.polly, aws.s3, aws.transcribe, aws.translate, s3, text2speech
Reverse suggests: gargle


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