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From Mike Mayo <>
Subject Re: [libcloud] API Access documentation
Date Thu, 03 Jun 2010 19:07:44 GMT

On Jun 3, 2010, at 8:59 AM, Brian Martin wrote:

> On 06/02/2010 07:40 PM, Kyle Murphy wrote:
>> Hey guys, I've heard we need some API Access documentation, for people
>> having trouble accessing their API Keys from the different providers. I have
>> written an example of something that we can maybe add to the wiki at some
>> point. Check it out, let me know what you think.
>> - Kyle Murphy
> As a user, the most confusing thing to me about Rackspace in particular
> was that an API key needed to be generated first be enabled under the
> Hosting/CloudFiles tab.  Don't know if you recall doing that (I barely
> do because it's only needed once but), but it might be a good thing to
> add.  (I'm using CloudServers why is the API key under CloudFiles? Why
> Rackspace?)

I believe this is because we used to only offer Cloud Files, and when Cloud Servers was introduced
no one moved it to a more sensible place.  I'll suggest that it be changed.

> It is in the knowledge base though...
> Brian Martin

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