JFrog Artifactory

Learn how to configure JFrog Artifactory for use with Filebase.

What is JFrog Artifactory?

JFrog Artifactory is a DevOps platform that can be deployed as a Docker container or on Linux machines that provides automation and binary management through an application delivery process. JFrog can be configured to automatically backup local filestores to S3-compatible storage solutions.
Read below to learn how to use JFrog Artifactory with Filebase.


  • Download and install JFrog Artifactory - Self Hosted version.
  • Sign up for a free Filebase account.
  • Have your Filebase Access and Secret Keys. Learn how to view your access keys here.
  • Create a Filebase Bucket. Learn how to create a bucket here.
This guide was tested and written using Ubuntu 20.04.

1. Once installed do not start the JFrog service.

First, navigate to the $JFROG_HOME/artifactory/var/etc/artifactory/artifactory.lic file and input your JFrog Artifactory license key.

2. Then, navigate to the directory $JFROG_HOME/artifactory/var/etc/artifactory.

Create or open the binarystore.xml file. Input the following content into the binarystore.xml file:
<config version="2">
<chain template="s3-storage-v3-direct"/>
<provider id="s3-storage-v3" type="s3-storage-v3">
Replace the following values to match your configuration:
  • BucketName: Filebase bucket name
  • Path: Path to your JFrog Filestore
  • Identity: Filebase Access Key
  • Credential: Filebase Secret Key

3. Next, navigate to the directory $JFROG_HOME/artifactory/var/data/artifactory and create a subdirectory called eventual.

cd $JFROG_HOME/artifactory/var/data/artifactory
mkdir eventual
ln -s $JFROG_HOME/artifactory/var/data/artifactory/filestore _add
ln -s $JFROG_HOME/artifactory/var/data/artifactory/filestore/_pre _pre
Now, as soon as Artifactory starts up, it will automatically move your complete filestore over to your Filebase bucket.

6. Start the JFrog Artifactory service.

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