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Eucalyptus | Create an EBS image from existing image


I will write a new post soon (when I can catch up on some much needed sleep) regarding how to create your first EBS image. It is certainly a challenge and every resource that I have found so far has an issue: not enough detail, skipping parts, inaccurate commands due to version incompatibilities, etc. But, my greatest challenge was actually the grub boot loader configuration. I will expand on that as well but until then this is a great overview for configuring grub (although it does not cover the installation itself which is equally critical), and in particular – setting the root volume label, which I did not read in any related tutorials:

Eucalyptus | Create an EBS image from existing image.

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About christopherjcoleman

Independent IT Consultant. Cloud Expert. United States Navy Veteran. Dedicated. Focused. Driven. I make companies better by developing applications to meet specific business needs on reliable, cost-efficient cloud infrastructure. If the right solution doesn't exist then create it. I have achieved my greatest accomplishments because someone else told me "it's not possible; there is no way to do it" - and now there is.

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