Creates a group.


euare-groupcreate -g group_name


Option Description Required
-g, --group-name group_name Name of the group you want to create. Yes
-p, --path path The path to the group. For more information about paths, go to Identifiers for IAM Entities. If you do not enter a value, the value defaults to a slash (/). No
-v, --verbose Causes the response to include the newly created group's Amazon resource name (ARN) and globally unique identifier (GUID). No

Common Options

Option Description
--region=region Region to direct requests to.
-U url,--url=url Override service URL with this value.
--as-account account This Eucalyptus extension is for use by the system administrator to act as the account administrator of the specified account without changing to account administrator's role.
-I access_key_id, --access-key=access_key_id Override configured access key ID with this value.
-S secret_key, --secret-key=secret_key Override configured secret key with this value.
--security-token=token Security token.
-D, --debug Prints what the command sends to the server and what it receives from the server. Use when you're trying to debug Euca2ools.
--debugger Enable interactive debugger on error.
-h,--help Display the manual page for the command.
--version Display the version of this tool.


If you send the -v option with this command, Eucalyptus returns the following:


euare-groupcreate -g mygroup
euare-groupcreate -g mygroup -v