StackScripts - Guides
Custom deployment scripts used to install software or configure a system on new Compute Instances.
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Create a New StackScript: Instructions for creating a new StackScript.
Manage StackScripts: View, edit, and manage StackScripts on your account.
Deploy a Compute Instance Using a StackScript: Instructions for creating a new Compute Instance based on a StackScript.
Use Cases for StackScripts: Outlines several common reasons why StackScripts might be the right deployment tool.
Writing a Script
Write a Custom Script for Use with StackScripts: A walk-through for creating custom scripts to use on your next StackScript.
Use Externally Hosted Deployment Scripts: Learn how to download an external script and use it within a StackScript.
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