Base64

The base64 method is the CloudFormation Fn::Base64 equivalent.

Example Snippet

resource("Instance", "AWS::EC2::Instance",
  instance_type: "t3.micro",
  image_id: "ami-0de53d8956e8dcf80",
  user_data: base64("#!/bin/bash\necho hi")
)

Example Output

Resources:
  Instance:
    Type: AWS::EC2::Instance
    Properties:
      InstanceType: t3.micro
      ImageId: ami-0de53d8956e8dcf80
      UserData:
        Fn::Base64: |-
          #!/bin/bash
          echo hi

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