Tag Archives: amazon

Getting Python GeoIP working on Amazon EC2

2 Feb

Amazon EC2 doesn’t allow easy installation of a “python-geoip” for GeoIP usage with Python, so you have to do this manually. Continue reading

Creating & Deleting Amazon RDS MySQL Instances – AWS SDK & PHP

30 Jan

I have to sometimes automatically stand up (create) and shut down temporary MySQL instances in order to run some scripts and commands on them. Instead of having to keep an instance running forever, I was able to make sure of Amazon’s RDS service for cloud MySQL instances, using its AWS SDK in PHP. Continue reading