Unless specified, sample commands in this blog are generally tested on the latest LTS (Long Term Support) release of Ubuntu. Instructions may work on other Linux distros like Amazon Linux, Debian, or CentOS, but may also need some adaptation.
Please pay attention to the article publication dates. The information in the posts was deemed to be accurate as of that date, but Amazon moves fast and things written long ago may not entirely fit the current state of the services.
Eric Hammond has been recognized by Amazon as an AWS Community Hero, but the thoughts and opinions in this blog do not necessarily reflect Amazon’s official positions, nor does Amazon provide specific direction in what is published here.