On Wed, Nov 03, 2010 at 08:16:03AM -0500, Justin M. Forbes wrote:
They are, and they should be working. If I had to guess, I would say you
are trying to log in as root? You cannot do that. Log in as ec2-user and
you have full sudo access. This goes with the Amazon documentation as
well. The full list of official images is being maintained at:
Unfortunately it takes a bit of time for Amazon to make the public image
links available, which will give us a bit more visibility as well.
I got the ami-e291668b running.
As the EBS AMIs are not yet available, I'd like to convert this
instance to EBS backed instance, following roughly the steps in
However, when I try to attach the newly created volume to my instance
I either get
Client.InvalidParameterValue: Value (/dev/xvdd) for parameter device is invalid.
/dev/xvdd is not a valid EBS device name.
when I try to use some /dev/xvd* device name, or I use -d /dev/sda
and the ec2-attach-volume finishes fine but the device /dev/sda does
not come to life.
Any suggestion about the device attaching (or about the conversion to
EBS in general)?
Principal Software Engineer, Satellite Engineering, Red Hat