- AWS Code Sample demonstrates how to create an EC2 key pair.

/* * Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. * * 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 * * * * or in the "license" file accompanying this file. 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 aws.example.ec2; import; import; import; import; /** * Creates an EC2 key pair */ public class CreateKeyPair { public static void main(String[] args) { final String USAGE = "To run this example, supply a key pair name\n" + "Ex: CreateKeyPair <key-pair-name>\n"; if (args.length != 1) { System.out.println(USAGE); System.exit(1); } String key_name = args[0]; final AmazonEC2 ec2 = AmazonEC2ClientBuilder.defaultClient(); CreateKeyPairRequest request = new CreateKeyPairRequest() .withKeyName(key_name); CreateKeyPairResult response = ec2.createKeyPair(request); System.out.printf( "Successfully created key pair named %s", key_name); } }

Sample Details

Service: ec2

Last tested: 2018-05-22

Author: soo-aws

Type: full-example