create_volume.cpp - AWS Code Sample


create_volume.cpp demonstrates how to create an Amazon Elastic Block Store volume for an Amazon EC2 instance.

/* Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of the License is located at This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. */ #include <aws/core/Aws.h> #include <aws/ec2/EC2Client.h> #include <aws/ec2/model/CreateVolumeRequest.h> #include <aws/ec2/model/CreateVolumeResponse.h> #include <iostream> int main(int argc, char ** argv) { if (argc != 2) { std::cout << "Usage: create_volume <az>" << std::endl; return 1; } Aws::SDKOptions options; Aws::InitAPI(options); { Aws::String az(argv[1]); Aws::EC2::EC2Client ec2; Aws::EC2::Model::CreateVolumeRequest av_req; av_req.SetAvailabilityZone(az); auto av_out = ec2.CreateVolume(av_req); if (av_out.IsSuccess()) { std::cout << "Successfully create volume at: " << av_out.GetResult().GetCreateTime().ToGmtString(Aws::Utils::DateFormat::RFC822) << " with volume id: " << av_out.GetResult().GetVolumeId() << std::endl; } else { std::cout << "Error creating volume." << av_out.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; } } Aws::ShutdownAPI(options); return 0; }

Sample Details

Service: ebs

Author: tapasweni-pathak

Type: full-example