euca-create-group man page

euca-create-group ā€” Create a new security group


euca-create-group -d DESC [-c VPC] [--show-empty-fields] [-U URL]

[--region USER@REGION] [-I KEY_ID] [-S KEY]

[--security-token TOKEN] [--debug] [--debugger] [--version] [-h] GROUP


Create a new security group

positional arguments


name of the new group (required)

optional arguments

-d DESC, --description DESC

description of the new group (required)

-c VPC, --vpc VPC

[VPC only] ID of the VPC to create the group in


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