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Developer Guide (API Version 2010-12-01)

stop

Note

This version of EB CLI and its documentation have been replaced with version 3 (in this section, EB CLI 3 represents version 3 and later of EB CLI). For information on the new version, see The Elastic Beanstalk Command Line Interface (EB CLI).

Description

Terminates the environment. For a tutorial that includes a description of how to terminate an environment using eb stop, see Getting Started with Eb.

Note

The stop operation applies to environments, not applications. To delete an application along with its environments, use eb delete.

Syntax

eb stop

Options

Name Description Required

-e

or

--environment-name ENVIRONMENT_NAME

The environment you want to terminate. The environment must contain the current application; you cannot specify an application other than the one in the repository you're currently working in.

Type: String

Default: Current setting

No

Common options

For more information, see Eb Common Options.

No

Output

If successful, the command returns the status of the stop operation.

Example1

The following example request terminates the environment.

PROMPT> eb stop

If you terminate your environment, your RDS DB Instance will be deleted and you will lose your data.
Terminate environment? [y/n]: y
Stopping environment "MyApp-env". This may take a few minutes.
2014-05-13 07:18:10 INFO terminateEnvironment is starting.
2014-05-13 07:18:17 INFO Waiting for EC2 instances to terminate. This may take
a few minutes.
2014-05-13 07:19:43 INFO Deleted EIP: xxx.xxx.xxx.xx
2014-05-13 07:19:43 INFO Deleted security group named: awseb-e-zEXAMPLEng-stack-
AWSEBSecurityGroup-MEEXAMPLENHQ
2014-05-13 07:19:51 INFO Deleting SNS topic for environment MyApp-env.
2014-05-13 07:19:52 INFO terminateEnvironment completed successfully.
Stop of environment "MyApp-env" has completed.

Example 2

The following example request terminates the environment named MyApp-test-env.

PROMPT> eb stop -e MyApp-test-env

If you terminate your environment, your RDS DB Instance will be deleted and you will lose your data.
Terminate environment? [y/n]: y
Stopping environment "MyApp-test-env". This may take a few minutes.
2014-05-15 17:27:09 INFO terminateEnvironment is starting.
2014-05-15 17:27:16 INFO Waiting for EC2 instances to terminate. This
may take a few minutes.
2014-05-15 17:27:42 INFO Deleted EIP: xxx.xxx.xxx.xx
2014-05-15 17:27:42 INFO Deleted security group named: awseb-e-zEXAMPLEngstack-
AWSEBSecurityGroup-MEEXAMPLENHQ
2014-05-15 17:34:50 INFO Deleting SNS topic for environment MyApp-testenv.
2014-05-15 17:34:51 INFO terminateEnvironment completed successfully.
2013-05-15 17:29:55     INFO    Deleted Auto Scaling group named: awseb-e-mqmp6mmcpk-stack-AWSEBAutoScalingGroup-QALO012HZJVJ
2013-05-15 17:29:56     INFO    Deleted Auto Scaling launch configuration named: awseb-e-mqmp6mmcpk-stack-AWSEBAutoScalingLaunchConfiguration-1DBGPQ99YFX08
2013-05-15 17:34:11     INFO    Deleted RDS database named: aauel5gap2gqb4
2013-05-15 17:34:16     INFO    Deleted security group named: awseb-e-mqmp6mmcpk-stack-AWSEBSecurityGroup-1LDYFT0256P0B
2013-05-15 17:34:17     INFO    Deleted load balancer named: awseb-e-m-AWSEBLoa-CT74SPXN541T
2013-05-15 17:34:29     INFO    Deleting SNS topic for environment MyOtherApp-env.
2013-05-15 17:34:30     INFO    terminateEnvironment completed successfully.
Stop of environment "MyApp-test-env" has completed.