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NAME

       euca2ools - Eucalyptus tool:

DESCRIPTION

       Creates a snapshot from an existing volume.

       euca-create-snapshot  [-a, --access-key <access_key> ][-s, --secret-key

              <secret_key>  ][--config  <config_path> ][--debug][--debugger][-h, --help][--region
              <region_name>  ][-U,  --url   <url>   ][--version][--euca-auth][-d,   --description
              <description> ] volume_id

       REQUIRED PARAMETERS

       volume_id
              unique name for a volume to snapshot.

       OPTIONAL PARAMETERS

       -a,--access-key
              User's Access Key ID.

       -s,--secret-key
              User's Secret Key.

       --config
              Read  credentials  and  cloud  settings from the specified config file (defaults to
              $HOME/.eucarc or /etc/euca2ools/eucarc).

       --debug
              Turn on debugging output.

       --debugger
              Enable interactive debugger on error

       -h,--help
              Display this help message.

       --region
              region to direct requests to

       -U,--url
              URL of the Cloud to connect to.

       --version
              Display the version of this tool.

       --euca-auth
              Use NC authentication mode

       -d,--description
              A description of the new snapshot