Re: why aren't Debian AMIs eligible for the free tier on Amazon?
The AWS free tier provides:
"750 hours of Amazon EC2 Linux/UNIX or RHEL† Micro Instance usage
(613 MB of memory and 32-bit and 64-bit platform support) – enough
hours to run continuously each month"
"†The following Linux variants are not eligible for the free usage
tier as a software license is required: SuSe Linux Enterprise Server"
You should be able to run any EBS boot AMI on a t1.micro under the free
If you run something through the AWS Marketplace, there may be
On 06/22/2013 01:04 PM, Eric Cooper wrote:
I'm new to using Amazon EC2, so sorry if this is a FAQ. Why are there
a couple of Ubuntu Server images that qualify for the free plan, but
no Debian ones? What would be required for there to be a
free-as-in-beer Debian option?