NOTE: this uses a woefully out of date Riak installation, and is just sticking around on github for posterirty at the moment
Riak EC2 Cluster Launcher
launch.py is a simple Python script to launch an
N-node Riak cluster. The requirements can be installed
sudo pip install fabric paramiko boto
To run the command you will also need an EC2 account, and your environment variables set as described here.
# key_filename is the name of an EC2 Key Pair # key_filepath is the full path to the private key # for the key in key_filepath # The key will be used to ssh into the master node, # and wait for Riak to be running ./launch.py key_filename key_filepath user_data.sh 100
Each machine will download Riak application configuration from an s3 bucket that I personally own.
If you really wanted to be secure, you would copy this config to a server that you control, or
sed or something and edit the app defaults from