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amazon suggests using signature_version 4 for accessing the elasticlo… #796

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paepke commented May 27, 2016

[LIBCLOUD-824] Elastic loadbalancer signature version 4


At least the region eu-central-1 does not support Signature Version 2.
At is stated that newer applications should support Version 4 as the standard signing.
See Amazon ELB Docs.


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…adbalancing api. Currently at least eu-central-1 requires using this version in my case.
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Kami commented May 27, 2016


The change looks good to me - did you also had a chance to test it against the live API?

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paepke commented May 27, 2016

I'm using it currently against the live api. Without this patch the ELB API is broken to me for eu-central-1.
Also eg. us-east-1 is working with this patch.

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Closes #796

Signed-off-by: Tomaz Muraus <>
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Kami commented May 28, 2016

Merged, thanks!

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