> Firstly, regarding billing, you won’t be billed at all from the time thehost machine
> crashes (or indeed as soon as the host machine isnetwork-isolated).
So .. I have a long-running compute task that doesn’t need any I/O while it’s crunching.
Can I do an “ifconfig eth0 down” and you’ll stop billing me?
In response, proving that you can have fun and do business all at the same time, RolandPJ@AWS responds with,
Why don’t you launch a large set of instances and try it out ;)
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