Stop the CloudWatch Logs Agent
Use the following procedure to stop the CloudWatch Logs agent on your EC2 instance.
To stop the agent
Connect to your EC2 instance. For more information, see Connect to Your Instance in the Amazon EC2 User Guide for Linux Instances.
If you have trouble connecting, see Troubleshooting Connecting to Your Instance in the Amazon EC2 User Guide for Linux Instances.
At a command prompt, type the following command:
sudo service awslogs stop