|Euca2ools Guide / Auto Scaling-Compatible Commands|
Manually terminate an instance in an auto scaling group.
euscale-set-desired-capacity InstanceID [--decrement-desired-capacity/no-decrement-desired-capacity] [--show-long]
|InstanceID||The identifier of the instance to terminate.||Yes|
|-d, --decrement-desired-capacity||Reduce the desired capacity of the associated auto scaling group by one.||No|
|-D, --no-decrement-desired-capacity||Do not reduce the desired capacity of the associated auto scaling group. Auto scaling can launch a new instance to replace the instance terminated with this command.||No|
|--show-long||Show extra information about the instance being terminated.||No|
|--show-empty-fields||Show empty fields using (nil) as a placeholder to indicate that this data was not requested. Empty fields are not shown by default.|
|--region value||Specify region value as the cloud region to use. You can set this by using the environment variable EC2_REGION.|
|-U,--url value||Overrides the URL for the service call with the value entered. You can set this by using the environment variable AWS_CLOUDWATCH_URL.|
|-I, --access-key-id value||User's access key ID|
|-S, --secret-key value||User's AWS secret Key to use.|
|--debug||Prints what the command sends to the server and what it receives from the server. Use when you're trying to debug Euca2ools.|
|--debugger||Enable interactive debugger on error|
|--version||Display the version of this tool|
|-h,--help||Display the manual page for the command.|
The follow example terminates an instance without decrementing the auto scaling group's capacity, showing extra information about the terminated instance.
euscale-terminate-instance-in-auto-scaling-group i-ABC53ED7 -D --show-long
The following shows sample output for this command.
INSTANCE 194ea242-f7ea-4629-9f1e-a7ba46d435f3 InProgress At 2013-05-03T07:58:59Z instance was taken out of service in response to a user request.. 50 Terminating EC2 instance: i-ABC53ED7 2013-05-03T07:58:59.662Z