CloudFormation Delete Stack operation fails

Discussion created by neirbowj on Oct 27, 2016
Latest reply on Oct 28, 2016 by neirbowj

Upon tearing down a stack built according to the marketplace usage instructions for FileMaker Cloud (5 Users), with the template at


the operations fails at the FMEC2Instance step with "The instance 'i-<instance ID here>' may not be terminated. Modify its 'disableApiTermination' instance attribute and try again." This prevents the later, dependent FMSecurityGroup step from completing too, with "resource sg-<resource ID here> has a dependent object"