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ec2-ruby-example-create-key-pair.rb

Creates a 2048-bit RSA key pair.

# Copyright 2010-2018 Amazon.com, 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 # # http://aws.amazon.com/apache2.0/ # # 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. require 'aws-sdk-ec2' # v2: require 'aws-sdk' key_name = 'MyGroovyKeyPair' client = Aws::EC2::Client.new(region: 'us-west-2') key_pair = client.create_key_pair({key_name: key_name}) # Save it in user's home directory as MyGroovyKeyPair.pem filename = File.join(Dir.home, key_name + '.pem') File.open(filename, 'w') { |file| file.write(key_pair.key_material) }

Sample Details

Service: ec2

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example

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