Create a VPN customer gateway. You must also create a virtual private gateway using the euca-create-vpn-gateway command.


euca-create-customer-gateway -t ipsec.1 -i ADDRESS [-b ASN]


Option Description Required
-t ipsec.1, --type ipsec.1 The type of VPN connection to use. Valid values: ipsec.1 Yes
-i address, --ip address The new customer gateway's cloud-facing IP address. Yes
-b ASN, --bgp-asn ASN The BGP AS number for the gateway. Yes, if supported

Common Options

Option Description
--show-empty-fields Show empty fields as "(nil)".
--region user@region Region and/or user name to search when looking up config file data. Only valid for EC2 endpoints.
-U,--url url URL of the cloud service to connect to. For administrative commands, this should be <ip_address>:8773/services/Empyrean.
-I,--access-key-id key_id User's access key ID.
-S,--secret-key secret_key User's secret key.
--security-token token User's security token.
--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.