A simple command line utility, allowing you to find the hostname associated with your Amazon RDS instance name.
Also has a simple wrapper for PostgreSQL’s psql utility. If you want a similar script for MySQL or Oracle, patches are welcome.
A few examples:
# w/o arg: prints all active instances % rds-host mydbinstance mydbinstance.c6ulnjwxjm.us-west-2.rds.amazonaws.com:5432 myotherdbinstance myotherdbinstance.d5ulnswdjyf.us-west-2.rds.amazonaws.com:5432 # w/ arg: prints host name of matching instance % rds-host mydbinstance mydbinstance.c6ulnjwxjm.us-west-2.rds.amazonaws.com:5432 # connect to the instance with psql % rds-psql mydbinstance -U mydbuser mydbname Connecting to mydbinstance.c6ulnjwxjm.us-west-2.rds.amazonaws.com... Password for user mydbuser: psql (9.0.5, server 9.3.1) WARNING: psql version 9.0, server version 9.3. Some psql features might not work. SSL connection (cipher: DHE-RSA-AES256-SHA, bits: 256) Type "help" for help. mydbname=>
TODO: Figure out how to actually get changelog content.
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