euca-create-vpn-gateway man page

euca-create-vpn-gateway — Create a virtual private gateway


euca-create-vpn-gateway -t ipsec.1 [--show-empty-fields] [-U URL]

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

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


Create a virtual private gateway


This is the VPC side of a VPN connection.  You will also need to create a VPN customer gateway with euca-create-customer-gateway(1).

optional arguments

-t ipsec.1, --type ipsec.1

the type of VPN connection to use (required)


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

Referenced By


December 2016 euca2ools 3.4 User Commands