» aws_elb

Provides information about a "classic" Elastic Load Balancer (ELB). See LB Data Source if you are looking for "v2" Application Load Balancer (ALB) or Network Load Balancer (NLB).

This data source can prove useful when a module accepts an LB as an input variable and needs to, for example, determine the security groups associated with it, etc.

» Example Usage

variable "lb_name" {
  type    = "string"
  default = ""

data "aws_elb" "test" {
  name = "${var.lb_name}"

» Argument Reference

The following arguments are supported:

  • name - (Required) The unique name of the load balancer.

» Attributes Reference

See the ELB Resource for details on the returned attributes - they are identical.