Run in Pieces
ufo ship command goes through a few stages:
- building the docker image
- registering the task defiintions
- updating the ECS service.
The CLI exposes many of these steps as separate commands. Here is now you would be able to run each of the steps in pieces.
Build the docker image first.
ufo docker build ufo docker push # pushes last built image to a registry
Build the task definitions.
ufo tasks build # generates task definition json files to .ufo/output ufo tasks register # registers all genreated task definitions .ufo/output to ECS
Update the service with the task definitions in
ufo deploy hi-web
Note if you use the
ufo deploy you should ensure that you have already push the docker image to your docker registry. Or else the task will not be able to spin up because the docker image does not exist. This is one of the reasons it is recommended that you use
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