Package (more) AWS tools for Ubuntu

Registered by Eric Hammond on 2012-04-23

Rationale:
Add AWS tools to Ubuntu Archive in order to improve the Ubuntu cloud experience when using Amazon cloud services.

Goal:
Add/Update Elastic Load Balancing, AWS Import/Export, Relational Database Service, Identity and Access Management, Autoscaling, and Cloudwatch to Ubuntu Archive.

Blueprint information

Status:
Started
Approver:
Antonio Rosales
Priority:
Low
Drafter:
Ubuntu Server Team
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Ben Howard
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for quantal
Implementation:
Good progress
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-12.10-beta-2
Started by
Antonio Rosales on 2012-06-20

Related branches

Sprints

Whiteboard

User Stories:
Jacob is a Ubuntu user in Amazon's EC2 service and would like to take advantage of latest AWS tools directly from his Ubuntu Server instance such as:
  * Elastic Load Balancing (ELB): http://aws.amazon.com/developertools/2536
  * AWS Import/Export: http://aws.amazon.com/importexport/tools/
  * Relational Database Service (RDS): http://aws.amazon.com/developertools/Amazon-RDS
  * Identity and Access Management (IAM): http://aws.amazon.com/developertools/AWS-Identity-and-Access-Management
  * Auto Scaling - http://aws.amazon.com/developertools/2535
  * CloudWatch - http://aws.amazon.com/developertools/2534

Test Plans:
 Launch Ubuntu Server 12.10 in EC2 and confirm the following appropriately launch and interact with EC2:
  *Elastic Load Balancing
  *AWS Import/Export
  *Relational Database Service
  *Identity and Access Management
  *Autoscaling
  *Cloudwatch
(Additional details needed on how to test each AWS tool. [a.rosales])

Release Notes:
Add appropriate information regarding Elastic Load Balancing, AWS Import/Export, Relational Database Service, Identity and Access Management, Autoscaling, and Cloudwatch to Ubuntu Archive.

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Etherpad: http://pad.ubuntu.com/uds-q-servercloud-q-awstools

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Work Items

Work items:
[jbrowne] Package ELB: Proposed package files brought in line with state of RDS package, version is current, merge proposal to smoser: DONE
[jbrowne] AWS Import/Export: TODO
[jbrowne] RDS: Updated to latest (1.8.001), merge proposal to smoser reviewed and accepted: DONE
[smoser] ebscli into quantal archive (bug 1006874): DONE
[jbrowne] Check IAM for latest version: TODO
[utlemming] Package Autoscaling: DONE
[utlemming] Package Cloudwatch: DONE
[utlemming] Package ElastiCache: DONE
[utlemming] Submit Autoscaling, Cloudwatch, Elasticache to Debian: DONE
[utlemming] Import Autoscaling, Cloudwatch, Elasticache from Debian to Multiverse: DONE
[smoser] Re-sync python-boto to 2.3.0 from debian: DONE
[kamal] Audit and upload Autoscaling, Cloudwatch, Elasticache to Debian: DONE
[utlemming] Setup daily build PPA: DONE
[esh] Promotion of packaging work on Alestic.com: TODO

Dependency tree

* Blueprints in grey have been implemented.