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A command-line tool which can move CloudFormation resources between stacks


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A command-line tool which can move CloudFormation resources between stacks.



On MacOS and Linux you can install via Homebrew:

brew install udondan/software/cfn-teleport

On Arch Linux you can install from AUR, e.g.:

yay -S cfn-teleport

On Windows you can install via Chocolatey:

choco install cfn-teleport

Pre-compiled binaries for various operating systems and architectures are available for download.

If you have rust/cargo installed, you can install the crate:

cargo install cfn-teleport


$ cfn-teleport --help
Move CloudFormation resources between stacks

Usage: cfn-teleport [OPTIONS]

  -s, --source <SOURCE>         Name of the source stack
  -t, --target <TARGET>         Name of the target stack
  -r, --resource <ID[:NEW_ID]>  Logical ID of a resource from the source stack - optionally with a new ID for the target stack
  -y, --yes                     Automatically confirm all prompts
  -h, --help                    Print help
  -V, --version                 Print version

Example usage:

cfn-teleport --source Stack1 --target Stack2 --resource Bucket21D68F7E8 --resource Bucket182C536A1 --yes

If any of the required options is undefined, the program will ask for it during execution.


Contributions are welcome!

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