Launch a Minio Instance

Minio is an object storage server released under Apache License v2.0. It is compatible with Amazon S3 cloud storage service. It is best suited for storing unstructured data such as photos, videos, log files, backups and container / VM images. Size of an object can range from a few KBs to a maximum of 5TB.

Acceptable use Policy

  • Do not upload material that is illegal to host in the United Kingdom
  • Do not upload material that incites discrimination, hate or violence towards one person or a group because of their belonging to a race, a religion, a nation, sexuality, or gender identity.
  • Do not attempt to escape the container or otherwise interfere with the host or other containers
  • Do not attempt to mine cryptocurrencies on these machines (the containers have CPU shares and limited RAM)

Important Information

  • Shell containers last for 15 minutes (+/- 120 seconds), other containers last for around 60 minutes
  • Free containers have no SLA and are not covered by the Ablative Anonymity Guarantee
  • To connect to a shell server you will need to ensure your local Tor daemon is running and then use a command such as
    ssh -o ProxyCommand='nc --proxy --proxy-type socks5 %h %p' hostname.onion
  • To connect to a webserver you will likely need to download and launch the Tor Browser Bundle.