euca-register man page

euca-register — Register a new image


euca-register -n NAME [-d Description] [-a {i386,x86_64,armhf}]

[--kernel KERNEL] [--ramdisk RAMDISK]
[--root-device-name DEVICE] [-s SNAPSHOT] [-b DEVICE=MAPPED] [--virtualization-type {paravirtual,hvm}] [--platform windows] [--show-empty-fields] [-U URL] [--region USER@REGION] [-I KEY_ID] [-S KEY] [--security-token TOKEN] [--debug] [--debugger] [--version] [-h] [MANIFEST]


Register a new image

positional arguments

location of the image manifest in S3 storage (required for instance-store images)

optional arguments

-n NAME, --name NAME
name of the new image (required)
description of the new image
-a {i386,x86_64,armhf}, --architecture {i386,x86_64,armhf}
CPU architecture of the new image
--kernel KERNEL
ID of the kernel to associate with the new image
--ramdisk RAMDISK
ID of the ramdisk to associate with the new image
--root-device-name DEVICE
root device name (default: /dev/sda1)
-s SNAPSHOT, --snapshot SNAPSHOT
snapshot to use for the root device
-b DEVICE=MAPPED, --block-device-mapping DEVICE=MAPPED
define a block device mapping for the image, in the form DEVICE=MAPPED, where "MAPPED" is "none", "ephemeral(0-3)", or "[SNAPID]:[GiB]:[true|false]:[standard|VOLTYPE[:IOPS]]"
--virtualization-type {paravirtual,hvm}
virtualization type for the new image
--platform windows
[Privileged] the new image's platform (windows)
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


euca2ools 3.3.0 October 2015