GET Service

Returns a list of buckets. Only buckets owned by the sender of the request are included in the list.

Request syntax

GET / HTTP/1.1
Date: date
Authorization: signatureValue

Request headers

You can use the following request headers with the GET Service operation:
Authorization, Content-Length, Content-Type, Date, and Host.

The Authorization, Date, and Host headers are required; the others are optional.
For more information, see Request Headers.

Response headers

Response headers in a GET Service operation may include: Content-Length, Connection, Date, ETag, and Server. 

For more information, see Response Headers.

Response elements

The GET Service operation returns the following items (item datatypes in parentheses):


Request sample

The service endpoint for this sample request is

GET / HTTP/1.1
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2011 15:06:25 GMT
Authorization: AWS pat:rhcjIVUs1lgxPgErOA5BTR0I8Qc=
Response sample

The response lists the buckets owned by the authenticated sender.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>.
<ListAllMyBucketsResult xmlns="">