Where are the images list?

I was looking for the ID’s of the different distros… I couldn’t find it for using the API to rebuild my servers… Any help?

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Use /v2/images except that this only shows 20 per page by default, so use per_page= to get the list on one page. Here is the full URL:

So with curl, use something like:

curl -X GET --silent "" -H "Authorization: Bearer $TOKEN" |jq '.'

If you have Tugboat installed:

tugboat images -g

The images aren’t in alphabetical order, however. So if you want to find all CentOS images, you can combine this command with grep like so:

tugboat images -g | grep -i centos

The above command gives (as of March 7 2015) the following output:

5.10 x64 (id: 6372321, distro: CentOS)
5.10 x32 (id: 6372425, distro: CentOS)
7 x64 (id: 10322623, distro: CentOS)
6.5 x64 (id: 10325922, distro: CentOS)
6.5 x32 (id: 10325992, distro: CentOS)

Hello Kamal, <br>We are looking for an easy way to find the image id value for each image in each region. <br> <br>If anyone is interested in the Precise x64 image in San Francisco 1 (region 4), the image id is 3101045. <br> <br>I found the value i needed by using Chrome inspect element similar to the Firebug approach for Firefox that mczylok used. <br> <br>There needs to be an easier way to get this information for folks who want to use APIs. <br> <br>Thank you.