Chris Marusich writes:
> Reading Chris' report, I was inspired to try the same thing on EC2. I
> don't know much about Linode or Rackspace, but I do know EC2. I'm happy
> to report that I was successfully in creating a GuixSD EC2 instance.
> Here's what I did. Essentially, all I wanted to do was run "guix system
> init" on the root device of an EC2 instance. I accomplished that by
> running "guix system init" on a loopback device (on my laptop), copying
> the file which backed the loopback device onto an EC2 instance, writing
> the file to an EBS volume attached to the instance, and then replacing
> the EC2 instance's root EBS volume with the newly written EBS volume.
Wow, great! Thank you for trying it, and documenting it :)