the perfect fedora-6 setup on ec2

Discussion in 'Installation/Configuration' started by toasted-owl, Jul 20, 2007.

  1. toasted-owl

    toasted-owl New Member

  2. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    What's an AMI, and what's an AWS EC2?
  3. toasted-owl

    toasted-owl New Member

    AWS is amazon web services.
    EC2 = elastic compute cloud
    AMIs are instances of images

    basically, amazon provides web services that allow you to turn on instances of servers for .10/hour. They offer a few fedora 4 images (AMIs) that you can run and they also provide the provision for creating your own image but you need to do it through a shell.

    Here is a good overview link:

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