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  1. Allow SSL on Cloud Storage with a CNAME

    As per your docs here https://cloud.google.com/storage/docs/reference-uris#cname its not possible to use SSL when also using CNAME. It would be great if you guys could fix this limitation.

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    • SSL On Google Cloud Storage (HTML SITES)

      Would be a pretty cool feature :)

      19 votes
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      • Show bucket size in the Developers Console

        The Developers Console should have a column to show each bucket's current disk usage.

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        • Better permission control

          I'd like to give a service account access to write (upload) to a bucket, but not to delete files. This allows backups to run from the server being backed up to Google Cloud Storage, without concern that an attacker could login and then also destroy all backups from the compromised server itself. This particular example would also be resolved by allowing bucket data to be archived to a different bucket at certain intervals.

          16 votes
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          • Mount bucket like a directory of vm (NFS)

            The ability to mount via NFS one bucket in a directory on a virtual machine

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            • Possible bug with CNAME redirect requests

              It seems there’s a bug using Google Cloud Storage and CNAME redirect. If a visitor requests a file before it's completely synced internally in the edge locations, then the response NoSuchKey will be cached.
              Meanwhile visitors from other locations might get the request served.

              The only solution for visitors getting a cached NoSuchKey response, is to fallback to storage.googleapis.com/<bucket>/<object> making the CNAME redirect useless, since its not reliable.

              Example:
              The example shows a request using CNAME redirect, with a cached response stating invalid object. Yet the object exists, and can be requested if you append the the uri ?

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              • Display and manage lifecycle/versioning configuration in Developers Console

                The Developers Console should allow us to view the existing configuration and change the configuration for lifecycle management and versioning.

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                • Copy buckets data between differents accounts

                  The option for copy buckets data between different google accounts

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                  • A way to sync GitHub/GCP Git repos with Google Cloud Storage!

                    So when you push changes to some git repo, they get automatically synced to GCS! Would be pretty cool.

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                    • Add the ability to specify a default cache-control header of a bucket

                      There should be a way to specify a default cache-control header value of an entire bucket. Currently cache-control maxAge is hard coded to 3600 (1 hour). If you wish to change this, you have to manually specify a cache-control value for each object uploaded using the gcloud CLI.

                      I suggest a new global bucket preference that changes the default cache-control of all objects that DON'T have a custom cache-control value already provided. I.E. changing this bucket value changes all objects that have a null cache-control provided.

                      3 votes
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                      • gsutil should update its cache when permission errors occur.

                        After adding storage write access to a compute engine access scope, gsutil still reported 403 Insufficient Permission.
                        The fix was to delete ~/.gsutil which then addressed the issue.
                        This is not obvious to the user. Can gsutil identify if the cache is dirty or at least provide a message to the user on what to do for this issue?

                        3 votes
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                        • Have an archive option

                          Have an option to archive data to another bucket after a certain age. This archival bucket could be a different class of storage and then permanently delete after a further number of days.

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                          • More AWS S3 Transfer and Migration Tooling

                            Currently, the Google Storage Transfer Service requires the following Amazon S3 permissions on the bucket:
                            List the Amazon S3 bucket
                            Get the location of the bucket
                            Read the objects in the bucket

                            I'd love it if there was S3 transfer and migration tooling that doesn't require FULL S3 bucket permissions.

                            https://cloud.google.com/storage/transfer/configure-access#s3_short_bucket
                            https://cloud.google.com/storage/transfer/
                            https://cloud.google.com/storage/docs/migrating

                            2 votes
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