We have changed our check_url implementation from curl to wget for three reasons
- It gives us the ability to retry on connection refused. Compare the command we used previously with curl:
curl -sSfL --retry 3 URL
to the current one:
A checklist for designing and developing internet scale services, inspired by James Hamilton's 2007 paper "On Desgining and Deploying Internet-Scale Services."
To start using Serverless and access the AWS API you need to set the AWS API Access Key & Secret.
As a quick setup to get started you can export them as environment variables so they will be accessible to Serverless and the AWS SDK in your shell:
export AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID=<key> export AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY=<secret>