Amazon S3 and Paperclip plugin

Even after reading all the documentation, paperclip still has its quirks.  I've been pretty busy, but here's a short tip to tide you over.  When using paperclip with S3, make sure that you have the :path option set when using has_attached_file.  

It didn't take too long to figure out, but just in case, make sure bucket option is set either in the has_attached_file declaration or your s3 config file pointed to by :s3_credentials option.  Otherwise, you'll get a mysterious 

MethodNotAllowed: The specified method is not allowed against this resource.” Error.

So head on over to Scott Mottes and learn it step by step.  tip.

One thought on “Amazon S3 and Paperclip plugin

  1. I always enjoy learning how other people employ Amazon S3 online storage. I am wondering if you can check out my very own tool CloudBerry Explorer that helps to manage S3 on Windows . It is a freeware. With CloudBerry Explorer PRO you can even connect to FTP accounts

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