Trying to start up an instance with any scripting in the userdata field I get Base64Encoding errors back from AWS. Per http://docs.amazonwebservices.com/AWSEC2/latest/UserGuide/instancedata-data-categories.html?r=8772 the UserData field needs to be base64 encoded and it's not.
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|Resolution||Fixed [ 1 ]|
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