#cd /usr/local/rds #chmod 744 bin/*

Setup Credentials into the file to use a default AWS Account — $ cd /usr/local/rds $ sudo cp credential-file-path.template credential-file $ sudo vi credential-file $ sudo chmod 600 /usr/local/aws/rds/credential-file

Now add to the ~/.bashrc

Set location of the ec2 and rds command line tools

export EC2_HOME=/usr export AWS_RDS_HOME=/usr/local/aws/rds

Set AWS path

export PATH=$PATH:$EC2_HOME/bin:$AWS_RDS_HOME/bin

Source the .bashrc file — $ source .bashrc

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