» rightscale_volume_type

Use this data source to locate and extract info about an existing volume type to pass to other rightscale resources.

Filter block is optional - ommitting it will result in the first available volume_type in a given cloud.

» Example Usage: Basic configuration of a volume type data source

data "rightscale_volume_type" "aws_us_east_ebs_gp2" {
  cloud_href = "/api/clouds/1"

  filter {
    name = "gp2"

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • cloud_href (Required) - The cloud_href the volume type belongs to

  • filter (Optional) - The filter block supports:

    • name - The name of the volume type as reported by the rightscale platform
    • resource_uid - The resource_uid of the volume_type. If this filter option is set, additional retry logic will be enabled to wait up to 5 minutes for cloud resources to be polled and populated for use.

» Attributes Reference

The following attributes are exported:

  • name - The name of the volume type.

  • description - The description of the volume type.

  • resource_uid - The resource_uid of the volume type. (e.g. gp2)

  • links - Hrefs of related API resources

  • size - The volume size (in GB) if applicable (depends on cloud)

  • created_at - Creation date of the volume type

  • updated_at - Last update of the volume type

  • id - The volume type ID (e.g. rs_cm:/api/clouds/1/volume_types/B37A8VOCJIODH)

  • href - Href of the volume type (e.g. /api/clouds/1/volume_types/B37A8VOCJIODH)