[ubuntu-cloud] Ubuntu EC2 EBS images
smoser at ubuntu.com
Tue Jul 12 18:48:08 UTC 2011
On Tue, 12 Jul 2011, Ulrich Weber wrote:
> Hi all,
> whats the build process of the Ubuntu EC2 EBS images? Are there
> automated scripts or are they build manually?
> I want to build my own EC2 EBS images. With Instance storage everything
> works quite automated. But I'm struggling with the EBS ones.
> To create an EBS AMI, I have to setup a Linux instance on each location,
> create a EBS Volume, attach it and copy all files to the new EBS volume.
> Is there any easier solution?
Its all automated. information on the build process is at
For ebs populating the code is at
Your process is correct, though, you basically have to launch an instance,
attach a volume, pupulate, detach, snapshot, register, in each region.
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