Announcing ami-creator

Jeremy Katz katzj at
Tue Dec 14 19:24:37 UTC 2010

On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 1:29 PM, Brian LaMere <brian at>wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 8:06 AM, Jeremy Katz <katzj at>wrote:
>> appliance-tools is using python-imgcreate as well.  But appliance-creator
>> a) Creates a whole disk image vs the weird partition only type of thing
>> that ec2 expects.
> pv-grub-hd0 versus pv-grub-hd00?


> Instances can boot from partitioned EBS volumes fine :)

Right, I should clarify that at this point, I'm building images that are
just doing the s3 ephemeral backing.  The EBS backing has a few warts to
make it tricky to get to in an entirely "not on ec2" environment

- Jeremy
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