If you’re not already doing this, creating an invalidation for CloudFront will dramatically speed up the propagation. See the docs here: http://docs.aws.amazon.com/cli/latest/reference/cloudfront/create-invalidation.html.
A quick script example:
You know, I picked that up from another application’s configuration settings and didn’t stop to give it much thought. You may be right that a 404 is the more technically accurate choice. In practical terms, I think you’re fine with either one.
Filed under “Things I Wish I Knew at 18.” Business school was a wash for me. One of the first memories that comes to mind is selecting “SWOT analysis” on a multiple choice test rather than actually performing one. If I could do it over, I’d still attend college, but choose a highly technical route, knowing I could (and would have to) pick up the…