How to: Recover EC2 Instance Failing To Start

Your EC2 instance fails to start? Read here to fix it if it is a mount issue.

See the system log for errors:

Seeing volume mounting issues? It means you need to fix the /etc/fstab using another machine. Follow these steps:

  1. Create a new machine with the same instance family you want to recover.

Best,

Regev Golan

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