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#!/usr/bin/env python
import sys
from optparse import OptionParser
import boto
from boto.ec2 import regions
def kill_instance(region, ids):
"""Kill an instances given it's instance IDs"""
# Connect the region
ec2 = boto.connect_ec2(region=region)
for instance_id in ids:
print "Stopping instance: %s" % instance_id
ec2.terminate_instances([instance_id])
if __name__ == "__main__":
parser = OptionParser(usage="kill_instance [-r] id [id ...]")
parser.add_option("-r", "--region", help="Region (default us-east-1)", dest="region", default="us-east-1")
(options, args) = parser.parse_args()
if not args:
parser.print_help()
sys.exit(1)
for r in regions():
if r.name == options.region:
region = r
break
else:
print "Region %s not found." % options.region
sys.exit(1)
kill_instance(region, args)
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