Minio is a light weight AWS s3 compatible object storage server. Part of the knative tutorial is setting it up on minishift which I have also documented in my own way here.

Access the Web Console

To access the web console we need to figure out how to get to it. minishift comes with this handy command to do so:

In this case I will navigate to

Confirm you can access the minio web interface with: demoaccesskey/demosecretkey.

Minio Login Screen

Minio Interface

Configure the AWS Client

Backup any existing aws config and add the new credentials demoaccesskey/demosecretkey.

Interacting with Minio

Create buckets

List buckets

Create ./hello.txt and add it to s3://hellobucket

Minio File

Delete the file from the bucket

Delete the bucket