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Warning: those guides are mostly obsolete, please have a look at the new documentation.


Setting up netbsd on Amazon EC2
Creating the instance and opening ports
Create the instance like explained in the netbsd wiki. And open the ports you need in the EC2 security groups configuration.
Choose a location:
System preparation
Proceed as-like any other NetBSD post-installation process](, just don't forget to setup your own custom hostname,
cd /etc/
mv myname myname.dist
echo host > myname
/etc/rc.d/network restart (yes it comes back)
and check,
Also add the public and natted aws IPs into the hosts file,
vi /etc/hosts
public_ip host
172.31.x.x host
amazon ec2:
Launching a NetBSD instance in 5 minutes:

(obsolete, see the new doc)