Creates a SSH-key pair. NGN Cloud creates public and private RSA-keys.

Request Parameters#

Required parameters#

  • KeyName — The name of the key pair.

    • Type: String

    • Required: Yes

Optional parameters#

  • TagSpecification.N — Tags assigned to the SSH key pair when it is created

Response Elements#

  • keyFingerprint — The digest of the encoded private key.

    • Type: String

  • keyMaterial — The private RSA key.

    • Type: String

  • keyName — The name of the key pair.

    • Type: String

  • keyPairId — The ID of the key pair.

    • Type: String

  • requestId — The request ID

    • Type: String

  • tagSet — Tags related to the key pair.

    • Type: List of Tag objects


c2-ec2 CreateKeyPair KeyName <name>

c2-ec2 CreateKeyPair KeyName <name> TagSpecification.1.ResourceType key-pair \
       TagSpecification.1.Tag.0.Key "tag_key" \
       TagSpecification.1.Tag.0.Value "tag_value"