cloud-publish-tarball(1) publish a cloud archive


cloud-publish-tarball [OPTIONS] TARFILE BUCKET [ARCH]


-k | --kernel k
Use previously registered kernel with id 'k' specify 'none' for no kernel
-K | --kernel-file f
Bundle, upload, use file 'f' as kernel
-q | --quiet
Be quiet, only output produced image ids
-r | --ramdisk r
Use previously registered ramdisk with id 'r' specify 'none' for no ramdisk
-R | --ramdisk-file f
Bundle, upload, use file 'f' as ramdisk
--rename-image i
rename the image file before publishing (publish to <bucket>/i)
--rename-kernel k
rename the kernel file before publishing (publish to <bucket>/k)
--rename-ramdisk r
rename the ramdisk file before publishing (publish to <bucket>/r)
--save-downloaded d
save the download image to directory 'd' (applicable only if TARBALL is an URL)


Target archive. This may be a URL.
Target bucket
Image architecture; if is not provided, a name-based attempt is made to guess


Behavior of this program can be modified by environment variables as described below:

Underlying tools will be invoked using this prefix. The default is 'euca-', which results in using tools like 'euca-register' and 'euca-bundle-image'. To use the ec2-api-tools or ec2-ami-tools, set EC2PRE='ec2-'


Register a Ubuntu Cloud image tarball per


  cloud-publish-tarball lucid-cloud-i386.tar.gz my-lucid-bucket i386


This manpage was written by Dustin Kirkland <[email protected]> for Ubuntu systems (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.