» cloudstack_instance

Creates and automatically starts a virtual machine based on a service offering, disk offering, and template.

» Example Usage

resource "cloudstack_instance" "web" {
  name             = "server-1"
  service_offering = "small"
  network_id       = "6eb22f91-7454-4107-89f4-36afcdf33021"
  template         = "CentOS 6.5"
  zone             = "zone-1"
}

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • name - (Required) The name of the instance.

  • display_name - (Optional) The display name of the instance.

  • service_offering - (Required) The name or ID of the service offering used for this instance.

  • network_id - (Optional) The ID of the network to connect this instance to. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • ip_address - (Optional) The IP address to assign to this instance. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • template - (Required) The name or ID of the template used for this instance. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • root_disk_size - (Optional) The size of the root disk in gigabytes. The root disk is resized on deploy. Only applies to template-based deployments. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • group - (Optional) The group name of the instance.

  • affinity_group_ids - (Optional) List of affinity group IDs to apply to this instance.

  • affinity_group_names - (Optional) List of affinity group names to apply to this instance.

  • security_group_ids - (Optional) List of security group IDs to apply to this instance. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • security_group_names - (Optional) List of security group names to apply to this instance. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • project - (Optional) The name or ID of the project to deploy this instance to. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • zone - (Required) The name or ID of the zone where this instance will be created. Changing this forces a new resource to be created.

  • start_vm - (Optional) This determines if the instances is started after it is created (defaults true)

  • user_data - (Optional) The user data to provide when launching the instance. This can be either plain text or base64 encoded text.

  • keypair - (Optional) The name of the SSH key pair that will be used to access this instance.

  • expunge - (Optional) This determines if the instance is expunged when it is destroyed (defaults false)

» Attributes Reference

The following attributes are exported:

  • id - The instance ID.
  • display_name - The display name of the instance.

» Import

Instances can be imported; use <INSTANCE ID> as the import ID. For example:

terraform import cloudstack_instance.default 5cf69677-7e4b-4bf4-b868-f0b02bb72ee0

When importing into a project you need to prefix the import ID with the project name:

terraform import cloudstack_instance.default my-project/5cf69677-7e4b-4bf4-b868-f0b02bb72ee0