Amazon S3: Region is not configurable

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cyberbit
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Amazon S3: Region is not configurable

See attachment for error. The region key is not correct, and there is no way for me to specifiy it. Note that this occurs when using AWS GovCloud, which is isolated from normal AWS services.

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The authorization header is malformed; the region 'us-east-1' is wrong; expecting 'us-gov-west-1'

Extra Details: Region: us-gov-west-1, RequestId: AB3CB4671E441F7A, HostId: <...>
Connection failed.

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Re: Amazon S3: Region is not configurable

Please attach a full session log file showing the problem (using the latest version of WinSCP).

To generate the session log file, enable logging, log in to your server and do the operation and only the operation that causes the error. Submit the log with your post as an attachment. Note that passwords and passphrases not stored in the log. You may want to remove other data you consider sensitive though, such as host names, IP addresses, account names or file names (unless they are relevant to the problem). If you do not want to post the log publicly, you can mark the attachment as private.

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steps to replicate

1) Turn on session logging
2) Connect to the regular AWS S3 service
3) search the session log for the line (near the top of the file): "S3: Default region: us-east-1"

Update WinSCP so we can configure the Default Region variable. Receive donation.

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