Lambda is pretty awesome, and we use it for a ton of things at work. I’ve deployed around 20 different scripts at this point, that do everything from monitoring type of tasks to a full Slackbot. Although generally we use Ansible to deploy everything (including our Lambda tasks), there are times when things need to go and they need to go now. For this I wrote a simple script that zips up a package that can be manually deployed to Lambda with all the necessary libraries and things your script needs.
pipenv exclusively for my development, so this script assumes you are using the same.
#!/bin/bash # this is b/c pipenv stores the virtual env in a different # directory so we need to get the path to it SITE_PACKAGES=$(pipenv --venv)/lib/python3.7/site-packages echo "Library Location: $SITE_PACKAGES" DIR=$(pwd) # Make sure pipenv is good to go echo "Do fresh install to make sure everything is there" pipenv install cd $SITE_PACKAGES zip -r9 $DIR/package.zip * cd $DIR zip -g package.zip *.py
It’s dead simple once you see it, but was something that took me a few tries and some Googling around to get right, especially with because of