[ubuntu-cloud] Convert VMDK to EC2 instance

Liraz Siri liraz at turnkeylinux.org
Sat Nov 6 04:21:24 GMT 2010

TKLBAM author here. TKLBAM allows you to "convert" your system from VMDK
to EC2 or vice versa pretty easily (e.g., backup on VMDK, restore on EC2).

The catch: it currently only works for TurnKey Linux based systems,
which are customized versions of Ubuntu optimized for specific usage

Ziv Leyes wrote:
> I'm not sure it can do what you need but you might take a look at TKLBAM
> http://www.turnkeylinux.org/blog/announcing-tklbam
> <http://www.turnkeylinux.org/blog/announcing-tklbam>
> On Fri, Nov 5, 2010 at 4:40 PM, James Thomas <selinium at googlemail.com
> <mailto:selinium at googlemail.com>> wrote:
>     Hi all,
>     I have spent some considerable time getting a test cobol system to
>     run on a 64bit version of 10.04.
>     I would like to convert either the running image or the vmdk to an
>     EBS image.
>     The current size of the vmdk is 50GB
>     Is there any way of doing this?
>     Cheers
>     JT
>     #selinuxium
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