The start_instance function can be executed against any valid instance in any state. When executed against an already started instance, the Previous Status and Current Status will both be "running".
|Instance ID||The instance id of the EC2 virtual machine that this handler will send a start request to|
|Previous Status||The state of the machine instance prior to the start request being issued.|
|Current Status||The state of the machine instance after the start request. The state will typically be "pending".|
AWS EC2 Instance Start V1 (2011-03-04)
AWS EC2 Instance Start V2 (2011-03-04)
with the AWS EC2 console.
the AWS EC2 console.
AWS EC2 Instance Start V2.1 (2017-08-24)
Update the EC2 gem to AWS SDK 2.2.34.
Change Info Values to be more consistent with the other AWS handlers.
Internal tweaks to make execution similar to other AWS handlers.
Remove Request Id from results because it is no longer supplied by the AWS EC2