euca-describe-instance-attribute man page

euca-describe-instance-attribute ā€” Show one of an instance's attributes.



(-b | --disable-api-termination | --ebs-optimized | -g | -p | --instance-initiated-shutdown-behavior | -t | --kernel | --ramdisk | --root-device-name | --source-dest-check | --user-data)

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


Show one of an instance's attributes.


Note that exactly one attribute may be shown at a time.

positional arguments


ID of the instance to show info for (required)

optional arguments

-b, --block-device-mapping

show block device mappings


show whether termination is disabled


show whether the root volume is optimized for EBS I/O

-g, --group-id

show the security groups the instance belongs to

-p, --product-code

show any associated product codes


show whether the instance stops or terminates when shut down

-t, --instance-type

show the instance's type


show the ID of the kernel image associated with the instance


show the ID of the ramdisk image associated with the instance


show the name of the instance's root device (e.g. '/dev/sda1')


[VPC only] show whether source/destination checking is enabled for the instance


show the instance's user-data


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