VM::EC2::Security::FederatedUser -- Federated user object
# on your side of the connection
$ec2 = VM::EC2->new(...); # as usual
my $policy = VM::EC2::Security::Policy->new;
my $token = $ec2->get_federation_token(-name => 'TemporaryUser',
-duration => 60*60*3, # 3 hrs, as seconds
-policy => $policy);
my $user = $token->federated_user;
This object forms part of the VM::EC2::Security::Token object, which is created
when you need to grant temporary access to some or all of your AWS resources
to someone who does not have an AWS account.
arn() -- Return the Amazon Resource Name unique identifier (ARN)
associated with the temporary user, e.g.
federatedUserId() -- Return the user ID for this temporary user, e.g.
When used in a string context, this object will interpolate as the ARN.
Lincoln Stein <email@example.com>.
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