euca-bundle-instance man page

euca-bundle-instance ā€” Bundle an S3-backed Windows instance


euca-bundle-instance -b BUCKET -p PREFIX [-o KEY-ID] [-c POLICY]

[-s SIGNATURE] [-w KEY] [-x HOURS]

[--show-empty-fields] [-U URL] [--region USER@REGION] [-I KEY_ID] [-S KEY] [--security-token TOKEN] [--debug] [--debugger] [--version] [-h] INSTANCE


Bundle an S3-backed Windows instance

positional arguments


ID of the instance to bundle (required)

optional arguments

-b BUCKET, --bucket BUCKET

bucket in which to store the new machine image (required)

-p PREFIX, --prefix PREFIX

beginning of the machine image bundle name (required)

-o KEY-ID, --owner-akid KEY-ID, --user-access-key KEY-ID

bucket owner's access key ID (required if not specified in configuration)

-c POLICY, --policy POLICY

Base64-encoded upload policy that allows the server to upload a bundle on your behalf. If unused, a secret key is required.

-s SIGNATURE, --policy-signature SIGNATURE

signature of the Base64-encoded upload policy. If unused, a secret key is required.

-w KEY, --owner-sak KEY, --user-secret-key KEY

bucket owner's secret access key, used to sign upload policies. This is required unless both -c and -s are used or if a secret key is specified in a configuration file.

-x HOURS, --expires HOURS

generated upload policy expiration time (default: 24)


show empty values as "(nil)"

-U URL, --url URL

compute service endpoint URL

--region USER@REGION

region and/or user names to search when looking up config file data

-I KEY_ID, --access-key-id KEY_ID

-S KEY, --secret-key KEY

--security-token TOKEN


show debugging output


launch interactive debugger on error


show the program's version and exit

-h, --help

show this help message and exit


December 2016 euca2ools 3.4 User Commands