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From Paul Querna <p...@querna.org>
Subject Re: [libcloud] Trouble naming an AWS EC2 node...
Date Fri, 08 Apr 2011 20:47:30 GMT
Actually since.. late last year when they added Tagging to their
nodes, you can set the tag 'name' and it shows up in their management
console as the name.

On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 4:56 AM, Tomaz Muraus <tomaz@cloudkick.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> You are correct - Amazon driver ignores the name attribute because their API
> doesn't support setting a name.
>
> In any case, I think we should document this somewhere.
>
> On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 9:15 AM, Sam's Lists <samslists@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I'm able to create an ec2 node without an issue, except for the fact that
>> when I pass in a name doing something like this:
>>
>> _Conn.create_node(name="foobar", image=use_image, size=use_size,
>> ex_keyname="ec2-a")
>>
>> the name seems to be completely ignored.
>>
>> Is this the excepted behavior, or am I doing something wrong?
>>
>> This is libcloud 0.4.2 under Python 2.6 using Ubuntu 10.10 (called as a
>> library through Fabric).
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>

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