Amazon EC2 Docs and locations

To work with command line on the Amazon Cloud you need to get hold of the following file which is the EC2-api-tools look for the latest version here¬†: I used the file found here. When trying to setup the¬†Amazon EC2¬†tools you would¬†expect¬†to have some script that asks you key questions and sets up the environment…

List interfaces and IPs neatly

The following command gives a neat list of the Devices and their IPs / details without all the gruesome details. ifconfig | egrep ¬†"Link|inet" A sample result would be: [root@testarossa-00-0c-29-47-8f-35 vm]# ifconfig | egrep "Link|inet" eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:0C:29:47:8F:2B inet addr:192.168.47.135 Bcast:192.168.47.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 eth1 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:0C:29:47:8F:35 inet addr:192.168.1.71 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 lo Link…