Do you work with AWS? Do you work with IBM Power? Do you need to work with AWS from IBM Power? He is how you can build and install the CLI on ppc64le.
First things first: get a Power VM for FREE at Minicloud. Once you have you VM up and running you can start preparing the build environment (this example is based on Ubuntu 20.04):
step 0: update and upgrade
sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get upgrade -y
step 1: install python3 and pip
sudo apt-get install -y python3 python3-pip
step 2: clone the source and checkout the latest tag
git clone https://github.com/aws/aws-cli.git; git checkout tags/1.10.16
step3: build it
python3 ./setup.py sdist
step4: install it
sudo pip3 install --upgrade ./dist/*.tar.gz
step 5: use it 🙂
ubuntu@aws-cli:~/aws-cli$ aws help AWS() AWS() NAME aws - DESCRIPTION The AWS Command Line Interface is a unified tool to manage your AWS services. SYNOPSIS aws [options] <command> <subcommand> [parameters] Use aws command help for information on a specific command. Use aws help topics to view a list of available help topics. The synopsis for each command shows its parameters and their usage. Optional parameters are shown in square brackets.
If you do not have time to build it, just use:
pip3 install awscli --upgrade --user