VolumeCreate

Creates a volume within the data center. This will NOT attach the volume to a server. Please see the Servers section for details on how to attach storage volumes.

knife ionoscloud volume create (options)

Available options:

Required options:

  • datacenter_id

  • name

  • type

  • size

  • ionoscloud_username

  • ionoscloud_password

datacenter_id: --datacenter-id DATACENTER_ID, -D DATACENTER_ID
name of the data center (required)
name: --name NAME, -n NAME
name of the volume (required)
size: --size SIZE, -S SIZE
the size of the volume in GB (required)
bus: --bus BUS, -b BUS
the bus type of the volume (VIRTIO or IDE)
image: --image ID, -N ID
the image or snapshot ID
image_alias: --image-alias IMAGE_ALIAS
(required) The image alias
image_password: --image-password PASSWORD, -P PASSWORD
the password set on the image for the "root" or "Administrator" user
type: --type TYPE, -t TYPE
the disk type (HDD OR SSD) (required)
licence_type: --licence-type LICENCE, -l LICENCE
the licence type of the volume (LINUX, WINDOWS, UNKNOWN, OTHER)
ssh_keys: --ssh-keys SSHKEY1,SSHKEY2,..., -K SSHKEY[,SSHKEY,...]
a list of public SSH keys to include
availability_zone: --availability-zone AVAILABILITY_ZONE, -Z AVAILABILITY_ZONE
the volume availability zone of the server
backupunit_id: --backupunit BACKUPUNIT_ID, -B BACKUPUNIT_ID
the uuid of the Backup Unit that user has access to. The property is immutable and is only allowed to be set on a new volume creation. It is mandatory to provide either 'public image' or 'imageAlias' in conjunction with this property.
user_data: --user-data USER_DATA, -u USER_DATA
the cloud-init configuration for the volume as base64 encoded string. The property is immutable and is only allowed to be set on a new volume creation. It is mandatory to provide either 'public image' or 'imageAlias' that has cloud-init compatibility in conjunction with this property.
cpu_hot_plug: --cpu-hot-plug CPU_HOT_PLUG
the licence type of the volume (LINUX, WINDOWS, UNKNOWN, OTHER)
ram_hot_plug: --ram-hot-plug RAM_HOT_PLUG
the licence type of the volume (LINUX, WINDOWS, UNKNOWN, OTHER)
nic_hot_plug: --nic-hot-plug NIC_HOT_PLUG
the licence type of the volume (LINUX, WINDOWS, UNKNOWN, OTHER)
nic_hot_unplug: --nic-hot-unplug NIC_HOT_UNPLUG
the licence type of the volume (LINUX, WINDOWS, UNKNOWN, OTHER)
disc_virtio_hot_plug: --disc-virtio-hot_plug DISC_VIRTIO_HOT_PLUG
the licence type of the volume (LINUX, WINDOWS, UNKNOWN, OTHER)
disc_virtio_hot_unplug: --disc-virtio-hot_unplug DISC_VIRTIO_HOT_UNPLUG
the licence type of the volume (LINUX, WINDOWS, UNKNOWN, OTHER)
ionoscloud_username: --username USERNAME, -u USERNAME
your Ionoscloud username (required)
ionoscloud_password: --password PASSWORD, -p PASSWORD
your Ionoscloud password (required)
extra_config_file: --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH, -e EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH
path to the additional config file

Example

knife ionoscloud volume create --datacenter-id DATACENTER_ID --name NAME --size SIZE --bus BUS --image ID --image-alias IMAGE_ALIAS --image-password PASSWORD --type TYPE --licence-type LICENCE --ssh-keys SSHKEY1,SSHKEY2,... --availability-zone AVAILABILITY_ZONE --backupunit BACKUPUNIT_ID --user-data USER_DATA --cpu-hot-plug CPU_HOT_PLUG --ram-hot-plug RAM_HOT_PLUG --nic-hot-plug NIC_HOT_PLUG --nic-hot-unplug NIC_HOT_UNPLUG --disc-virtio-hot_plug DISC_VIRTIO_HOT_PLUG --disc-virtio-hot_unplug DISC_VIRTIO_HOT_UNPLUG --username USERNAME --password PASSWORD --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH