Limiting S3 Sync Bandwidth

Out of the box the aws s3 application is suppose to limit bandwidth by setting the “s3.max_bandwidth” option.


aws configure set default.s3.max_bandwidth 5MB/s Problem

aws s3 sync is using more bandwidth than the ~/.aws/config file has specified.

Replication Steps

Run the following command to set a max bandwidth limit for the s3 application

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