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Showing posts with label aws ec2 cli cheat sheet. Show all posts

AWS EC2 CLI - Cheat sheet

Below is the cheat sheet of AWS CLI commands for EC2.
If you are new to EC2, it’s recommended that you go through this free AWS EC2 crash course.
If you want to know how to install AWS CLI please follow steps on this post
Get help
aws ec2 help
Create instance EC2 Classic
aws ec2 run-instances --image-id ami-xxxxxxxx --count 1 --instance-type t1.micro --key-name MyKeyPair --security-groups my-sg
Create instance in VPC
aws ec2 run-instances --image-id ami-xxxxxxxx --count 1 --instance-type t2.micro --key-name MyKeyPair --security-group-ids \
sg-xxxxxxxx --subnet-id subnet-xxxxxxxx
Start instance
aws ec2 start-instances --instance-ids <instance-id>
Stop instance
aws ec2 stop-instances --instance-ids <instance-id>
Reboot instance 
aws ec2 reboot-instances --instance-ids <instance-id>
Terminate instance
aws ec2 terminate-instances --instance-ids <instance-id>
View console output
aws ec2 get-console-output --instance-id <instance-id>
Describe Instance
aws ec2 describe-instances --instance-ids <instance-id>
Create an AMI
aws ec2 create-image \ --instance-id <instance-id> \ --name myAMI \ --description 'CloudVedas Test AMI'
List images(AMIs)
aws ec2 describe-images --image-ids <ami-id>
List  security groups
aws ec2 describe-security-groups
Create security group
aws ec2 create-security-group --vpc-id vpc-1234abcd --group-name db-access --description "cloudvedas db access"
Get details of security group
aws ec2 describe-security-groups --group-names <group-name>
Delete Security group
aws ec2 delete-security-group --group-id sg-1234abcd
List key pairs
aws ec2 describe-key-pairs
Create keypair
aws ec2 create-key-pair --key-name <value>
Import keypair
aws ec2 import-key-pair --key-name keyname_test --public-key-material file:///cldvds/sagu/
Delete keypair
aws ec2 delete-key-pair --key-name <value>
Check the networking attribute
aws ec2 describe-instance-attribute --instance-id <instance-id> --attribute sriovNetSupport
Add tags to instance
aws ec2 create-tags --resources i-xxxxxxxx --tags Key=Name,Value=MyInstance
Add EBS volume
aws ec2 --block-device-mappings "[{\"DeviceName\":\"/dev/sdf\",\"Ebs\":{\"VolumeSize\":20,\"DeleteOnTermination\":false}}]"
List EBS volumes
aws ec2 describe-volumes
Check snapshot associated with EBS volume
aws ec2 describe-volumes --volume-ids vol-01c6l3de3v21bd46s
Note:- All the above commands are taken from different AWS EC2 CLI reference guides and put in one place over here. Please run the commands after due diligence as we won’t be responsible for any mistakes in executing the commands and it’s consequences.  If you have any concern or query feel free to contact us.