Setting up knife ec2
I keep getting
Fog::Compute::AWS::NotFound: The key pair ... does not existerror!
How to solve this problem isn't explained well enough anywhere.
sudo gem install knife-ec2
Then I added this to my
# key name, as defined in EC2 Key Pairs, # this value has to be exactly the same as the one in the management console: knife[:aws_ssh_key_id] = "my-ec2-key" # AWS ID/SECRET: knife[:aws_access_key_id] = "..." knife[:aws_secret_access_key] = "..." # Some defaults knife[:region] = "eu-west-1" knife[:availability_zone] = "eu-west-1a" knife[:ssh_user] = "ubuntu" knife[:flavor] = "m1.medium" # Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit: knife[:image] = "ami-f2191786" knife[:use_sudo] = "true"
As I was trying to create an instance with this command:
knife ec2 server create -G "default" -r 'recipe[monit]'
I kept getting following error:
Fog::Compute::AWS::NotFound: The key pair 'my-ec2-key' does not exist
It turned out, 2 hours later, in order to fix this I had to run: