pcluster create-cluster - AWS ParallelCluster

pcluster create-cluster

Creates an AWS ParallelCluster cluster.

pcluster create-cluster [-h] [--region REGION] [--suppress-validators SUPPRESS_VALIDATORS [SUPPRESS_VALIDATORS ...]] [--validation-failure-level {INFO,WARNING,ERROR}] [--dryrun DRYRUN] [--rollback-on-failure ROLLBACK_ON_FAILURE] --cluster-name CLUSTER_NAME --cluster-configuration CLUSTER_CONFIGURATION [--debug] [--query QUERY]

Named arguments

-h, --help

Shows the help text for pcluster create-cluster.

--region REGION

Specifies the AWS Region to use. The Region must be specified, using the Region setting in the cluster configuration file, the AWS_DEFAULT_REGION environment variable, the region setting in the [default] section of the ~/.aws/config file, or the --region parameter.


Identifies one or more config validators to suppress.

Format: (ALL|type:[A-Za-z0-9]+)

--validation-failure-level {INFO,WARNING,ERROR}

Specifies the minimum validation level that will cause the creation to fail. (Defaults to ERROR.)

--dryrun DRYRUN

Specifies that the command will only perform validation without creating any resources. May be used to validate the cluster configuration. (Defaults to false.)

--rollback-on-failure ROLLBACK_ON_FAILURE

When true, automatically initiates a cluster stack rollback on failures. (Defaults to true.)

--cluster-name CLUSTER_NAME

Specifies the name of the cluster to be created.

--cluster-configuration CLUSTER_CONFIGURATION

Specifies the YAML cluster configuration file.


Enables debug logging.

--query QUERY

Specifies the JMESPath query to perform on the output.