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Connecting to your AWS instances

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Tool to easily connect to your AWS servers


$ pip install gleipnir


$ gleipnir connect -s “my server name tag”

Searches for EC2 instances by Name tag (regex enabled)

When more than one instance is found it returns a list. If just one instance is found it connects.

$ gleipnir connect -h

Connects to server by IP/URL

Environment variables

You should set the following environment variables:

  • AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID: your AWS access key id
  • AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY: your AWS secret access key
  • AWS_REGION: your AWS region
  • AWS_PASSWORD: custom password for SSH (optional)
  • AWS_KEY_FILE: location of your key file


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