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Successful Instance creation confirmation
The Log line entry/Status code you should see/look for when confirming if an Instance has been created successfully is the following:
-----END SSH HOST KEY KEYS----- Cloud-init v. 0.7.2 finished at Day, Date Month YYYY HH:MM:SS +0000. Datasource DataSourceEc2. Up XXX.XX seconds
This message can take up to an hour to appear.
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