AWSInstanceType

This parser simply reads the output of command curl -s http://169.254.169.254/latest/meta-data/instance-type, which is used to check the type of the AWS instance on the host.

class insights.parsers.aws_instance_type.AWSInstanceType(*args, **kwargs)[source]

Bases: insights.core.CommandParser

Note

This parser is deprecated, please use insights.parsers.aws_instance_id.AWSInstanceIdDoc instead.

Class for parsing the AWS Instance type returned by command curl -s http://169.254.169.254/latest/meta-data/instance-type

Typical output of this command is:

r3.xlarge
Raises
type

The name of AWS instance type in all uppercase letters. E.g. R3, R4, R5, or X1.

Type

str

raw

The fully type string returned by the curl command.

Type

str

Examples

>>> aws_inst.type
'R3'
>>> aws_inst.raw
'r3.xlarge'
parse_content(content)[source]

This method must be implemented by classes based on this class.