Deploy a custom Fedora 35 AMI to AWS with Image Builder

Fedora reigns supreme as my Linux distribution of choice when I deploy new workloads to public clouds. It gives me a well-tested, modern Linux system with tons of helpful tools. Fedora’s cloud images provide a great base to begin building a cloud deployment, but sometimes I find myself wanting a highly customized image with some features I care about. For example, I may want some packages pre-installed that aren’t included with the default cloud image, or I may want certain services stopped or started at boot time....

2021-11-16 · 6 min · Major Hayden