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ec2_lc_find - Find AWS Autoscaling Launch Configurations

New in version 2.2.

Synopsis

  • Returns list of matching Launch Configurations for a given name, along with other useful information
  • Results can be sorted and sliced
  • It depends on boto
  • Based on the work by Tom Bamford (https://github.com/tombamford)

Options

parameter required default choices comments
limit
no
How many results to show.
Corresponds to Python slice notation like list[:limit].
name_regex
yes
A Launch Configuration to match
It'll be compiled as regex
region
yes
The AWS region to use.

aliases: aws_region, ec2_region
sort_order
no ascending
  • ascending
  • descending
Order in which to sort results.

Examples

# Note: These examples do not set authentication details, see the AWS Guide for details.

# Search for the Launch Configurations that start with "app"
- ec2_lc_find:
    name_regex: app.*
    sort_order: descending
    limit: 2

Return Values

Common return values are documented here Return Values, the following are the fields unique to this module:

name description returned type sample
ram_disk_id
Launch Configuration ram disk property
when Launch Configuration was found string
name
Name of the Launch Configuration
when Launch Configuration was found string myapp-v123
image_id
AMI id
when Launch Configuration was found string ami-0d75df7e
kernel_id
Launch Configuration kernel to use
when Launch Configuration was found string
ebs_optimized
Launch Configuration EBS optimized property
when Launch Configuration was found boolean False
user_data
User data used to start instance
when Launch Configuration was found string ZXhwb3J0IENMT1VE
instance_type
Type of ec2 instance
when Launch Configuration was found string t2.small
keyname
Launch Configuration ssh key
when Launch Configuration was found string mykey
arn
Name of the AMI
when Launch Configuration was found string arn:aws:autoscaling:eu-west-1:12345:launchConfiguration:d82f050e-e315:launchConfigurationName/yourproject
associate_public_address
Assign public address or not
when Launch Configuration was found boolean True
created_time
When it was created
when Launch Configuration was found string 2016-06-29T14:59:22.222000+00:00
instance_monitoring
Launch Configuration instance monitoring property
when Launch Configuration was found string {'Enabled': False}
classic_link_vpc_security_groups
Launch Configuration classic link vpc security groups property
when Launch Configuration was found list []
security_groups
Launch Configuration security groups
when Launch Configuration was found list []
block_device_mappings
Launch Configuration block device mappings property
when Launch Configuration was found list []


Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

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