cloud-publish-tarball man page

cloud-publish-tarball — publish a cloud archive

Synopsis

cloud-publish-tarball [Options] TARFILE BUCKET [ARCH]

Options

-k | --kernel k

Use previously registered kernel with id 'k' specify 'none' for no kernel

-K | --kernel-file f

Bundle, upload, use file 'f' as kernel

-q | --quiet

Be quiet, only output produced image ids

-r | --ramdisk r

Use previously registered ramdisk with id 'r' specify 'none' for no ramdisk

-R | --ramdisk-file f

Bundle, upload, use file 'f' as ramdisk

--rename-image i

rename the image file before publishing (publish to <bucket>/i)

--rename-kernel k

rename the kernel file before publishing (publish to <bucket>/k)

--rename-ramdisk r

rename the ramdisk file before publishing (publish to <bucket>/r)

--save-downloaded d

save the download image to directory 'd' (applicable only if TARBALL is an URL)

Arguments

TARFILE

Target archive.  This may be a URL.

BUCKET

Target bucket

ARCH

Image architecture; if is not provided, a name-based attempt is made to guess

Environment

Behavior of this program can be modified by environment variables as described below:

EC2PRE

Underlying tools will be invoked using this prefix.  The default is 'euca-', which results in using tools like 'euca-register' and 'euca-bundle-image'.  To use the ec2-api-tools or ec2-ami-tools, set EC2PRE='ec2-'

Description

Register a Ubuntu Cloud image tarball per http://cloud-images.ubuntu.com

Examples

 cloud-publish-tarball lucid-cloud-i386.tar.gz my-lucid-bucket i386

Author

This manpage was written by Dustin Kirkland <kirkland@canonical.com> for Ubuntu systems (but may be used by others).  Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.

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17 Feb 2010 cloud-utils