Amazon Down? - S3 Image Uploads

Had a report from a Discourse forum that image uploads had started to fail. It looks like a general Amazon (AWS) outage across the board at the moment, so a heads-up for that in-case anyone here comes looking.

I couldn’t restart the app as it looks is also AWS based.

EDIT: Looks like just stuff in US-EAST-1 region.


Our entire discourse site is going down and the only thing in the logs is related to this. Anyone experiencing the same?

e: Appears that SES in the region is also down and that’s what’s causing it.

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It is almost certainly related to that if it’s flooding your logs. Hopefully Amazon fixes things up quickly.

AWS was down for several hours. There’s a lengthy thread at Hacker News, but the succinct summary is:

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