How to pass aws credentials to docker container?

If you want to access AWS programmatically from a docker container, you need to pass AWS credentials to the docker container. There are multiple ways you can set AWS IAM user access key and secret key in docker as shown below –

Directly pass AWS Access Key and Secret Key to docker container as environment variable from the command line:

You can also store the AWS Access Key and Secret Key to a file and pass the file while deploying the container:

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