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A simple CLI tool to check the spot prices of AWS instances.

Project description

A simple CLI tool to check the spot prices of AWS instances. Available for Python3 only


To install, use pip such that

pip3 install --user checkspot


Since checkspot uses boto3, you’ll have to setup the same way. You can view the docs here


To use, run


and a series of questions will be prompted.

Repeatable Usage

If you don’t want to enter the CLI every time, you can run the CLI with the options

checkspot --InstanceType=t2.micro --ProductDescription=Linux/UNIX --StartTime=$(date -d "3 days ago" +"%Y-%m-%d") --EndTime=$(date +"%Y-%m-%d")


  • 1.0.0
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