euscale-create-launch-config man page

euscale-create-launch-config ā€” Create a new auto-scaling instance launch configuration


euscale-create-launch-config -i IMAGE -t TYPE

[--associate-public-ip-address {true,false}]

[--block-device-mapping DEVICE1=MAPPED1,DEVICE2=MAPPED2,...] [--ebs-optimized] [--group GROUP1,GROUP2,...] [--iam-instance-profile PROFILE] [--kernel KERNEL] [--key KEYPAIR] [--monitoring-enabled] [--monitoring-disabled] [--ramdisk RAMDISK] [--spot-price PRICE] [-d DATA | --user-data-force DATA | -f FILE] [-U URL] [--region USER@REGION] [-I KEY_ID] [-S KEY] [--security-token TOKEN] [--debug] [--debugger] [--version] [-h] LAUNCHCONFIG


Create a new auto-scaling instance launch configuration

positional arguments


name of the new launch configuration (required)

optional arguments

-i IMAGE, --image-id IMAGE

machine image to use for instances (required)

-t TYPE, --instance-type TYPE

instance type for use for instances (required)

--associate-public-ip-address {true,false}

[VPC only] whether to assign instances public IP addresses

--block-device-mapping DEVICE1=MAPPED1,DEVICE2=MAPPED2,...

a comma-separated list of block device mappings for the image, in the form DEVICE=MAPPED, where "MAPPED" is "none", "ephemeral(0-3)", or "[SNAPID]:[GiB]:[true|false]


whether the instance is optimized for EBS I/O

--group GROUP1,GROUP2,...

a comma-separated list of security groups with which to associate instances. Either all group names or all group IDs are allowed, but not both.

--iam-instance-profile PROFILE

ARN of the instance profile associated with instances' IAM roles

--kernel KERNEL

kernel image to use for instances


name of the key pair to use for instances


enable detailed monitoring (enabled by default)


disable detailed monitoring (enabled by default)

--ramdisk RAMDISK

ramdisk image to use for instances

--spot-price PRICE

maximum hourly price for any spot instances launched

-d DATA, --user-data DATA

user data to make available to instances

--user-data-force DATA

same as -d/--user-data, but without checking if a file by that name exists first

-f FILE, --user-data-file FILE

file containing user data to make available to instances

-U URL, --url URL

auto-scaling 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