In a hurry? No problem! Here’s a quick start to using lono that takes only a few minutes. The commands below launches a CloudFormation stack.
The last command does a few things:
- Generate templates and params files from
- Generate parameter files from
- Use the
output files to launch a CloudFormation stack.
The example launches an EC2 instance with a security group. Check out the newly launch stack in the AWS console:
Congratulations! You have successfully created a CloudFormation stack with lono. It’s that simple. 😁
Here are the commands again in compact summarized form for copy and paste:
gem install lono
TEMPLATE=ec2 lono new infra
lono cfn create example # launches stack
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