Steps to connect to the Linux SFTP Server

Install FileZilla

FileZilla can be downloaded here

Connect to the SFTP Server

  • Host: sftp://public_address (like sftp://
  • Username: elm
  • Password: the EC2 instance ID that has the form of i-0c7fadc4dc193eca7
  • Port: 2222

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Selecting "Always trust this host, add this key to the cache" will avoid showing this message.

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Once the server is connected, the directory share is used to exchange files.

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Location of shared folder

On the server, the shared folder is /data/elm/share. The S3 bucket is mounted at /data/elm/share/s3.