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type InstanceEntry struct { AvailabilityZone *string `locationName:"availabilityZone" type:"string" required:"true"` InstanceType *string `locationName:"instanceType" type:"string" required:"true"` PortInfoSource *string `locationName:"portInfoSource" type:"string" required:"true" enum:"PortInfoSourceType"` SourceName *string `locationName:"sourceName" type:"string" required:"true"` UserData *string `locationName:"userData" type:"string"` }

Describes the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud instance and related resources to be created using the create cloud formation stack operation.


Type: *string

The Availability Zone for the new Amazon EC2 instance.

AvailabilityZone is a required field


Type: *string

The instance type (e.g., t2.micro) to use for the new Amazon EC2 instance.

InstanceType is a required field


Type: *string

The port configuration to use for the new Amazon EC2 instance.

The following configuration options are available:

  • DEFAULT — Use the default firewall settings from the image.

  • INSTANCE — Use the firewall settings from the source Lightsail instance.

  • NONE — Default to Amazon EC2.

  • CLOSED — All ports closed.

PortInfoSource is a required field


Type: *string

The name of the export snapshot record, which contains the exported Lightsail instance snapshot that will be used as the source of the new Amazon EC2 instance.

Use the get export snapshot records operation to get a list of export snapshot records that you can use to create a CloudFormation stack.

SourceName is a required field


Type: *string

A launch script you can create that configures a server with additional user data. For example, you might want to run apt-get -y update.

Depending on the machine image you choose, the command to get software on your instance varies. Amazon Linux and CentOS use yum, Debian and Ubuntu use apt-get, and FreeBSD uses pkg.



func (s InstanceEntry) GoString() string

GoString returns the string representation


func (s *InstanceEntry) SetAvailabilityZone(v string) *InstanceEntry

SetAvailabilityZone sets the AvailabilityZone field's value.


func (s *InstanceEntry) SetInstanceType(v string) *InstanceEntry

SetInstanceType sets the InstanceType field's value.


func (s *InstanceEntry) SetPortInfoSource(v string) *InstanceEntry

SetPortInfoSource sets the PortInfoSource field's value.


func (s *InstanceEntry) SetSourceName(v string) *InstanceEntry

SetSourceName sets the SourceName field's value.


func (s *InstanceEntry) SetUserData(v string) *InstanceEntry

SetUserData sets the UserData field's value.


func (s InstanceEntry) String() string

String returns the string representation


func (s *InstanceEntry) Validate() error

Validate inspects the fields of the type to determine if they are valid.

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