Elastic Beanstalk Setup
Before getting started, setup a EC2 Keypair (in the EC2 section). A key can be uploaded from one that already exists, or you can create one within the web console and the private key will be downloaded (and meant to be hosted locally at
- If uploaded, be sure to give the key the a name that prepresends the actual private key name that already exists.
- If downloading one AWS makes, be sure to save it at
~/.ssh and give it
chmod 600 permissions. In this case the key will be a
.pem key and we won't have the public file locally, just the private file.
In the creation process of the EB App, be sure to choose this keypair.