describing_instances.go - AWS Code Sample


Describes your Amazon EC2 instances.

/* 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. */ package main import ( "" "" "fmt" ) func main() { // Load session from shared config sess := session.Must(session.NewSessionWithOptions(session.Options{ SharedConfigState: session.SharedConfigEnable, })) // Create new EC2 client ec2Svc := ec2.New(sess) // Call to get detailed information on each instance result, err := ec2Svc.DescribeInstances(nil) if err != nil { fmt.Println("Error", err) } else { fmt.Println("Success", result) } }

Sample Details

Service: ec2

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example